2014 Program Information for Homeschools

Both holiday programs are scheduled for December 11. Please see details below. Call 317.776.6000 for reservations.

Prairie Holiday
Grades 2 - 5

Share in the spirit of goodwill as one of our costumed staff guides you through thi holiday adventure! The Zimmerman family's cherished coat has gone missing and their celebration won't be the same without it. Join them in the search through 1836 Prairietown. Along the way, you will meet townspeople who need your help preparing for winter and the coming season. Discover how their traditions compare to ours today. The program fee includes admission to Gingerbread Village.

Dates: Homeschool time - December 11
Time: 12:20 p.m.
Length: 1 3/4 hours
Cost: $5.50/student; $5.50/adult chaperone.
Homeschool educators receive free admission.
Standards: Soc. Studies: 2.1.4, 2.2.4, 2.2.5, 3.2.5, 3.3.9, 4.2.6, 4.4.1;  Language Arts: 2.7.3, 3.7.1, 4.7.15, 5.7.2; Common Core Standards - Language Arts: 2.SL.1, 2.SL.3, 3.SL.1, 3.SL.3, 4.SL.1, 5.SL.1

Gingerbread Jamboree
Grades K-1st Grade

Run, run as fast as you can! The cook is making a fresh batch of gingerbread, but her prized cookie has run away! Go on a hunt around Conner Prairie looking for hints and footprints from the missing cookie. Meet the Gingerbread Man, enjoy a gingerbread man cookie and visit Gingerbread Village.

Homeschool time: December 11
Time: 12:50 p.m.
Length: 1 hour & 15 mins.
Cost: $5.50/student; $5.50/adult chaperone
Homeschool educators receive free admission
Standards: Soc. Studies: K.3.1, K.3.6; Science: K.1.1, 1.1.1; Common Core Standards - Language Arts: K.SL.1, K.SL.3, 1.SL.1, 1.SL.1, 1.SL.3, K.RL.3, 1.RL.3, K.RL.9, 1.RL.9; Indiana College and Career Readiness ELA: K.RL.2.1, K.SL.4.1, 1.RL.2.1, 1.SL.4.1