Category Archives: Field Trips

Museum of the Moving Image

Last week, on Thursday, PRIED went to the Museum of the Moving Image. We started by taking the bus and then the subway to the museum, and then we started our tour. The building was built to look like a … Continue reading

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Boston-Salem

During the trip to Boston we went to Salem where we went on a trolley tour and to the Salem Witch Museum. This was a great experience for my peers and I because we were able to see where all … Continue reading

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Plymouth Plantation

When we went to Boston our first stop was Plymouth Plantation. Plymouth is one of the first settlements in Boston. Plymouth was right next to a Native American tribe called the Mohawks. Plymouth Plantation was recreated into an interactive site … Continue reading

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Harvard Tour

When we went to Boston, we took a tour of Harvard. Our tour guide was a senior and told us about the history of Harvard and how the stereotypes of Harvard are wrong. First, she explained to us that the … Continue reading

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Boston Trip

Last week our class took a trip to Boston. We flew on a plane to the Boston Logan airport from the Philadelphia airport. We had previously learned about the pilgrims arrival at Plymouth. We learned about the colonies and the … Continue reading

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Boston: Freedom Trail

One of the parts about Boston that I found most enjoyable was walking the Freedom Trail. One of the places we went to was an old graveyard where some important people were buried. Some of these were James Otis and … Continue reading

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The Boston Tea Party – Boat and Museum

Most of the last week was spent in Boston, a three-day trip which we all really enjoyed.  We flew up early on Tuesday morning and flew back late on Thursday.  On Wednesday, one of the first places we went was … Continue reading

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Valley Forge

This week, we had another field trip. This one to Valley Forge!  On Tuesday, we spent the day learning about Washington’s stay at Valley Forge, a strategic spot to spend the winter. We started with a tour that covered the … Continue reading

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Valley Forge

Last Tuesday we went on a field trip to Valley Forge. There, we went on a walk to the place where the soldiers set up fortifications and did an exercise. We guessed where the army would have put fortifications and … Continue reading

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Washington’s Headquarters

On Tuesday, we went on a field trip to Valley Forge. After our tour of the “valley,” we drove to Washington’s Headquarters. We had a guided tour, and our tour guide was very nice. She was also very interested in … Continue reading

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