Cape Florida Lighthouse Grade Level: 3rd-12th · 2-hour program · Group Size: 45 · Sample Standards: SS.4.A, SS.8.A, SS.912.A
Change your perspective on South Florida history. Explore the Cape Florida Lighthouse inside and out to gain a better understanding of life in nineteenth century South Florida while learning about the Seminole War attack on the lighthouse and Cape Florida’s importance to the Underground Railroad. Walk the nature trails to see first-hand how the natural environment impacted the lives of those who have lived here. Cost per student: $8*
Miami-Dade County Courthouse Grade Level: 3rd-12th · 2-hour program · Group Size: 60 · Sample Standards: SS.6.C, SS.7.C, SS.8.C
Experience our justice system first hand as you walk the halls of the historic Miami-Dade County Courthouse with your students! We will explore the ins and outs of our judicial system through a mock trial, the jury selection process and a visit to a legal library. Cost per student: $8*
Virginia Key Beach Park Grade Level: 3rd-12th · 2-hour program · Group Size: 60 · Sample Standards: SS.4.A, SS.8.A, SS.912.A
Discover one of Miami’s most treasured natural and historic sites, Virginia Key Beach. Students will learn about the role played by Virginia Key Beach during the Civil Rights movement in South Florida and explore the ecosystem of this fragile beach and experience the renovated structures. Cost per student: $8*
*One teacher/chaperone per ten students is admitted free. Additional adults: $8 each.