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Trains Near You

Grade Range: K-4
Resource Type(s): Lessons & Activities, Reference Materials
Duration: 50 Minutes
Date Posted: 11/30/2010

Explore a local train-related site with safety and discussion tips for kids and families. Part of an OurStory module entitled All Aboard the Train!, this activity includes strategies for selecting a train-related field trip in your area (such as train stations, train tracks, or train museums) and tips for making the most of those experiences through discussion and cooperative discovery. OurStory is designed to help children and adults enjoy exploring history together through the use of children's literature, everyday objects, and hands-on activities.


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