EDEL 453 - Field Trips: Let Go!
EDEL 453 - Field Trips: Let Go! Karen Powell- Instructor Submitted by: Margaret Gurn
Traditional Field Trips
TargetPopulationSocial StudiesStrandDestination Field Trip Description & NotesPrimary(K-2)
HistoryClark County Museum1830 South Boulder HwyHenderson, NV 89002Cost: $1-$2 per personTime line exhibit of Southern Nevada from pre-historic throughmodern times. Restored historic buildings that show life at differenttimes in Las Vegas, Boulder City, Henderson, and Goldfield.Examples: Goumond House: moved from South 7
street in Las Vegas
restored to 1950’s décor
Townsite House: moved from Basic St. Henderson 1940’s temporary
government housing built for the new magnesium processing plant
HistoryLas Vegas Natural History Museum900 Las Vegas Blvd.Las Vegas, NV 89101Cost: Approx. $5 per student with thepossibility of scholarship to cover costsWild Nevada exhibit shows a large variety of minerals, plants, animalsand Nevada State Symbols.
Children’s Discovery Museum
833 Las Vegas BlvdLas Vegas, NV 89101Cost: Approx. $5 per studentStudents can visit a grocery store, NV Energy, State Capitol, Car CareCenter, Airport Terminal, and Bank of America.Can arrange for students to bring a sack lunch and class can eatlunch prior to returning to school