Field Trips

                

 

 

 

 

Public/Private Classrooms

Our unique and interactive field trips are loaded with lots of fun and hands-on educational experiences. Our field trips are $5.00 per student. Educators, Teacher Aids and Bus Drivers are free. Parent Chaperones are $2.00. Field Trips are scheduled Tuesdays - Fridays. If a Monday field trip is your only option, please call us at 319-470-1558 so we may make special arrangements to accommodate your class.

 

Our field trip package includes:

 

* FREE online curriculum materials to download - great activities/lessons for educator's to share with their  

  students before or after their visit to our farm.

* 10-15 minute hands-on/interactive lesson that touches on the history of our century farm, the importance of agriculture and the growing process of our pumpkins, squash, and gourds

* A scenic wagon ride around the farm and pumpkin patch - Not available Fall 2020

* A small pumpkin for each student to take home

* A walk through our small corn maze/labyrinth

* Unlimited play time in our Harvestville Play Areas which includes: GIANT Corn Pool, Playhouse, General Store, Workshop, - not available Fall 2020 - Jumping Pillow, Small Corn Maze, Tire Pyramids, Trike Tracks, "Rubber Ducky" Races, Giant Slide, Horse and Tractor Swings, Wiggle Cars, Flying Turtles, Corn Holes, Human Hamster Wheels, Hay Bale Jumps, Tether Balls, Pumpkin Bowling, Tug of War, Giant Chess, Giant Checkers & Giant Scrabble, Bull Roping, Pumpkin Jumping Pad and NEWLY added additional activities!

 

Feel free to stay an hour or stay the day! We have lots of picnic areas available so we invite your class to stay for lunch and enjoy a picnic at the farm! Field Trips are scheduled Tuesdays - Fridays. If a Monday field trip is your only option, please call us at 319-470-1558 so we may make special arrangements to accommodate your class. Scroll down and complete and submit the Field Trip Form below.

 

Home School Classrooms

Home School Days at the farm are Monday, September 21 and Monday, October 19. Our unique and interactive home school field trips are loaded with lots of fun and hands-on educational experiences.

 

Home School Field Trip Package Includes:

 

* FREE online curriculum materials to download - great activities/lessons for educator's to share with their  

  students before or after their visit to our farm.

* 10-15 minute hands-on/interactive lesson that touches on the history of our century farm, the importance of

  agriculture and the growing process of our pumpkins, squash, and gourds

* A scenic wagon ride around the farm and pumpkin patch - Not available Fall 2020

* A free small pumpkin for each student to take home

* A walk through our small corn maze/labyrinth

* Unlimited play time in our Harvestville Play Areas which includes: GIANT Corn Pool, Playhouse, General Store, Workshop, - not available Fall 2020 - Jumping Pillow, Small Corn Maze, 10-Acre Corn Maze, Tire Pyramids, Trike Tracks, "Rubber Ducky" Races, Giant Slide, Horse and Tractor Swings, Wiggle Cars, Flying Turtles, Corn Holes, Human Hamster Wheels, Hay Bale Jumps, Tether Balls, Pumpkin Bowling, Tug of War, Giant Chess, Giant Checkers & Giant Scrabble, Bull Roping, Pumpkin Jumping Pad and NEWLY added additional activities!

 

Cost $6.00 per student. One Parent Educator per family is free. Additional adults

are $6.00 and seniors age 65+ are $4.00.

 

Feel free to stay an hour or stay the day! We have lots of picnic areas available

so we invite your class to stay for lunch and enjoy a picnic at the farm or eat

at "The Pitchfork Cafe."

Fall Curriculums are available for our educators. Each curriculum was designed and written by one of the owners who is also a certified educator.  Each curriculum is LOADED with a variety of agriculture activities that are appropriate for ages Pre-K through 4th grade. Curriculums available are: All About Pumpkins, The Importance of Bees, Life on a Farm, and Get Lost in the Corn.   

 

* It is very important to us that all students feel comfortable and have a positive learning experience at our farm. Additional Hands-On Activities are available to any parent/educator to assist and enhance the learning experience of any child/student with special needs.  Please feel free to inquire about these services upon your visit.

            Curriculum Downloads  

                    Available Below
 

~ These files are password protected. Passwords are

shared with educators at time of scheduled field trip ~


 Pre-K: Pre-Activity                        

 Pre-K: Part 2
 Pre-K: Part 3
 Pre-K: Part 4
 Grades 1-4: Pre-Activity
 Grades 1-4: Part 2
 Grades 1-4: Part 3
 Grades 1-4: Part 4

 

Please complete the reservation form below to schedule your class field trip.