Parks as Classrooms

Curriculum Materials

Learn about the Art Alive! Curriculum Materials (Grades 1-12), where students learn about the three generations of artists that called Weir Farm National Historic Site home and experience the untouched landscape that inspired them. Also, learn about the park's Place-Based Curriculum examples, including a Curriculum Unit developed by an A Park for Every Classroom teacher.

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Art Alive! Curriculum Materials

Art Alive! Curriculum Materials

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Field Trips

Are you interested in bringing students to Weir Farm National Historic Site and getting a tour from a park ranger? This would be the resource for you!

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Plan Your Field Trip

Plan your field trip to the park!

Plan your field trip to the park!

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Guest Speakers

Arrange for a park ranger as a guest speaker in the classroom or at a career fair, please contact the park's Education Program Coordinator at 203-834-1896 ext. 11.

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Guest Speakers

Park rangers are great guest speakers!

Park rangers are great guest speakers!

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Materials to Loan

Weir Farm National Historic Site offers a variety of educational materials for teachers to borrow as they conduct lessons in the park and classroom.

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Materials to Loan

Borrow educational materials for free!

Borrow educational materials for free!

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Online Galleries

View online galleries, including artwork by and historic photographs of the artists and their families at Weir Farm National Historic Site.

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Online Galleries

View artwork associated with the park!

View artwork associated with the park!

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