Category Archives: Field Trips

Washington D.C. Trip

On Wednesday and Thursday PRIED went to Washington, D.C.. First, we went to the D.C. District Court and saw a portion of a criminal trial.  Also, while we were at the courts, we met two judges and were able to … Continue reading

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D.C. Trip

On Wednesday and Thursday we went to D.C.. On the trip we went on a bike tour, saw Bernie Sanders give a speech, and went to the the U.S. Capitol and a museum. When we first arrived in D.C. we … Continue reading

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Washington, D.C. Trip

Last Wednesday, PRIED went on an expeditionary learning trip to Washington, D.C.. We arrived in the morning and went to the Supreme Court. We were not able to get in to hear an oral argument so we changed plans and … Continue reading

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New York

Last Friday we took an overnight trip to New York City. On the first day, we visited the Supreme Court and got to sit in on a trial. While we were there, a guide told us about the court system … Continue reading

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The Unless Project

About a week ago, we went to WMS and taught the six to nines about water. We set up five stations with five different lessons to teach them about the impact they have on water. The teachers split the children … Continue reading

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Mercer Museum Trip

On Monday we went to the Mercer Museum.  While we were on the tour we saw the tiles Henry Mercer  made and where he put them in his house.  After the tour we went to the tile factory that Henry Mercer … Continue reading

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Fonthill Castle and Tile Works

Today we went on a field trip to Fonthill Castle and the Moravian Pottery and Tile Works. Both of these buildings were founded and used by Henry Chapman Mercer, an amazing tile maker. He built the castle to live in, but … Continue reading

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Mütter Museum Trip

Right before PRIED’s winter break we went to Philadelphia and visited the Mütter Museum.  When we got there we explored the exhibits.  After that we did a class where we learned bone identification. In the bone identification we earned how … Continue reading

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The Mütter Museum

Last Wednesday we went on a field trip to the Mütter Museum for science. One of the exhibits that really caught my attention was a woman’s body that had basically turned to soap. When she was first discovered, people thought … Continue reading

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Mütter Museum

Last Wednesday PRIED went on an expeditionary learning trip to the Mütter Museum. We started the trip by walking around in the museum. We saw different diseases, conjoined twins and small babies who died from various complications. After that we … Continue reading

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