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Teacher Appreciation Day

teacher in 1875 classroom

Details

Date:
Friday, June 22
Time:
9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Venue

Living History Farms
11121 Hickman Rd
Urbandale, IA 50322 United States
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Phone:
5152785286
Website:
www.LHF.org

Living History Farms says thank you to all of the teachers who put in the time and effort to bring learning to life for their students. If you’ve never been to Living History Farms with your students, come out to preview what the museum has to offer. Or if you’ve already visited many times with students, enjoy exploring at a leisurely pace. Education staff will be on hand to lead short informational sessions on incorporating an educational visit or program into your classroom. And teachers can enjoy mini cupcakes provided by Molly’s Cupcakes!

Teachers admitted free; family members pay regular admission fee. Teachers must present school ID to receive free admission.

9am-noon: Education staff will be in the Visitor Center to talk to teachers about programs and tours
10:00am – 11:00am: “Preserving Your History” Behind the Scenes collections tour for teachers (meet at the Visitor Center)
2:00pm – 3:00pm: “Textile Treasures” Behind the Scenes collections tour for teachers (meet at the Visitor Center)
3:15pm – 3:45pm: Visitor Center: Anna Larsen, winner of the 2018 LHF Outstanding Entry in Agricultural History from the 2018 State National History Day Competition, will present her research on “Iowa’s Milk War.”

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