Heritage Hill Outreach Programs

Program Request Form

Wool: From Sheep to Shawl

Recommended for Grades K-2

Learn about washing, carding and spinning wool from a costumed presenter who brings a spinning wheel into your classroom. Students make a craft from our wool.

Chaperones: 3 adults required per class


 An Immigrant’s Journey

Recommended for Grades 1-5

Hear the struggles of the long journey from Germany to America in the mid-19th century. A costumed presenter brings an immigrant trunk filled with objects and documents.

Chaperones: 1 teacher required per class.


 A Pilgrim's Voyage

Recommended for Grades 3-5 

Through story, critical thinking and hands-on experiences, students learn about the hardships of settlement at Plymouth in the 17th century. Students may try on period clothing and sample Pilgrim bread.

Chaperones: 1 teacher required per class.


 A Fur Trader’s Tale

Recommended for Grades 3-5

Discover the difficult life of a voyageur as a costumed presenter brings his pack with beaver pelts, metal trade items, and more.

Chaperones: 1 teacher required per class.


 A Soldier's Story

Recommended for Grades 3-5

Explore items from a soldier's knapsack, and hear about the experiences of a Civil War soldier from our costumed presenter. Please indicate at time of booking if your school will allow the presenter to bring a reproduction musket.

Chaperones: 1 teacher required per class.


 Outreach Logistics

Dates

Programs available November through April.  Please call Rachel Gehrke, Education Coordinator at 920-448-5150, ext. 102 or e-mail education@heritagehillgb.org

Length

1 hour

Maximum Capacity

35 people per program; one teacher per class required

Fees

$75 for Green Bay, De Pere, West De Pere and Ashwaubenon schools.

$100 for other Brown County schools.

$125 for schools within 1 hour of Heritage Hill State Historical Park.

Duplicate Program Discount

Book more than 1 of the same outreach programs back-to-back on the same day, at the same school, and get the 2nd program for only $50.

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