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4th Grade Social Studies - Austin, TX

Take your 4th graders to Austin with "Arlie the Armadillo" to experience what they’re learning in social studies! As your students explore Waco’s Texas Ranger Hall of Fame and Museum and the Bullock Texas State History Museum and the Texas State Capitol in Austin, they will learn about Texas history and government with a focus on the regions of Texas, the Texas Revolution, and the legislative process. The best part is, we handle the details so you don’t have to. Charter bus? Check. Reservations? Check. Fun, meaningful, TEKS-based curriculum for the entire day? Check. Join us on “Proud to be Texan” for a day your students won’t soon forget and to discover just exactly why Texans are so proud!

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"The learning that takes place is phenomenal! The kids look forward to it from day one of 4th grade."

- Teacher, Allen ISD


  • Texas Ranger Hall of Fame and Museum
  • Texas State Capitol Tour
  • Bullock Texas State History Museum
  • Star of Destiny at the Texas Spirit Theatre
  • TEKS-based journals, bus activities, and pre- and post-program activities
  • Pre-program training for participating adults
  • Education in Action Program Director travels with your group to coordinate all details
  • Education in Action Facilitator on each bus to lead student activities during travels
  • Charter bus transportation
  • T-shirt, group picture, and souvenirs for each participant
  • Curriculum incentives
  • Lunch and dinner
  • Coordinating educator's participation fee

Minimum number of participants is 45.

Dallas/Fort Worth area schools depart at 6:30 am and return at 8:30pm

Cost is $85 per participant, teacher, and chaperone.

"Excellent. I could be a learner myself because it was so organized!

-Teacher, Wylie ISD

"My students learned so much on this trip, we covered so much history in one day."

-Teacher, Community ISD

"It was a well-planned, organized program that's educational as well as fun for students."

-Parent Chaperone, Mansfield ISD