Fall Homeschool Day: "Pollinator Power as part of Tidewater Plantation Life"
Tidewater Plantation Life—Visit stations throughout the day and learn about the lives of children on a Tidewater plantation—Perfect for all ages. Purchase tickets in Advance at Ticketderby.com
, or the day of the event at our Visitor Center. No reservations necessary. Rain or shine event.
Visit 4 stations throughout the day and learn about life at Sotterley during the 1700’s. Appropriate for younger students in Grades 2-6, children are immersed in the daily lives of children on a Plantation using hands-on activities that illustrate work, interactive games, education, behavior, and food using the backdrop of Sotterley Plantation’s outbuildings and gardens. Students compare the lives of these children to their own experiences while learning about the importance of pollinators. Students complete a craft to take home.
Station—Games (Field in front of Manor House; just beyond the portico) —10:30 am & 1:30 pm
Station—Garden (adjacent to the Manor House) —noon & 3:00 pm
Station—School House (School house on left when facing Manor House)—10:30 am & 1:30 pm
Station—Spinning Cottage (To the right of the Manor House)—noon & 3:00 pm