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4th & 5th Grade Social Studies & Science - Austin, TX

Take your 4th or 5th graders to Austin and Georgetown to experience first-hand what they're learning in social studies and science! In Austin students explore the Texas State Capitol with a focus on the legislative process. Then it’s off to Inner Space Cavern in Georgetown to actively experience food webs, life cycles, and the physical properties of the Earth's crust including minerals, rocks and soils. The best part is, we handle the details so you don't have to. Charter bus? Check. Fun, meaningful, TEKS-based curriculum for the entire day? Check. Travel with us for a day your students won't soon forget!

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"I would recommend this program because it makes it so easy for the teacher."

- Teacher, Cleburne ISD

$88 per participant. Inclusions:

  • Texas State Capitol Tour
  • Inner Space Cavern Tour
  • Hands-on activities: Mineral Dig, Rock Detective, Watershed Model and more
  • TEKS-based activities, and pre- and post-program curriculum
  • 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, Bella the Bat plushy, and other 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 6:00 am and return at 8:30pm

Cost is $88 per participant, teacher, and chaperone.

"This field trip is extremely organized and so fun! They review so many things the students 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 and executed effectively. Looking forward to next year!"

-Teacher, Cleburne ISD

"It was amazing to learn Texas history in a fun environment."

-Parent, Garland ISD