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! During visits to the Bullock Texas State History Museum and the Texas State Capitol in Austin, your students will learn about Texas history and government with a focus on the Texas Revolution, the regions of Texas, 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. Come along on “Proud to be Texan” for a day your students won’t soon forget and to discover just exactly why Texans are so proud!
"I would recommend this program because it makes it so easy for the teacher."
- Teacher, Cleburne ISD
- Texas State Capitol Tour
- Bullock Texas State History Museum
- TEKS-based activities, and pre- and post-program curriculum
- Pre-program training for participating adults
- Education in Action team member to coordinate all details
- Charter bus transportation
- T-shirt, group picture, Arlie the Armadillo plushy, and other souvenirs for each participant
- Curriculum incentives
- Lunch and dinner
- *One educator for every 20 students travels free
- *One administrator travels free
Dallas/Fort Worth area schools depart at 6:30am and return at 8:30pm.
"This field trip is extremely organized and so fun! The students review so many things they are learning in the classroom and it's awesome for the students to see what they are studying in real life."
-Teacher, Allen ISD
"We really enjoyed our field trip!! Great learning experience. Every detail was thought out. Looking forward to next year!"
-Teacher, Cleburne ISD
"It was amazing to learn Texas history in a fun environment."
-Parent, Garland ISD