Virtual Creative Composting

Description

Join our educators for a virtual tour of the Wyckoff Farm & Composting System. We will dig in and learn about the process of decomposition, play the compost sorting game, and explore our worm bin. Through fun hands-on activities students will learn the importance of sustainable practices to take back to the classroom and home!

Offered At

Wyckoff House Museum

The Wyckoff House Museum preserves, interprets, and operates New York City’s oldest building and it’s surrounding 1.5 acres of farmland. Through innovative educational and farm-based programs we build cultural and agricultural connections within our community, emphasizing immigration, family, food, and community through history. During field trips to the farmhouse, students learn about the history of the site through inquiry, exploration, and hands-on activities.

We are in school district 18.

Details

Subjects

Ecosystems, Weather And Climate, Agriculture, Climate, Conservation

Capacity

30 students

Duration

45 min.

Activity

Virtual Field Trip

Grades

3-5, 6-8

Price Options

$80.00 per Group for Title I School

$90.00 per Group for Public School

$110.00 per Group for Private School