Dirt on Dirt Tour
March 8 – 31, 2021
Monday -Friday, by appointment
$10.00 per person (includes tax)
Two teachers per class are admitted free
Minimum of 10 paying guests/Maximum of 50 total Participants (Students, Parents, & Teachers)
The Dirt on Dirt Tour is an educational tour offered at Patterson Farm Market & Tours, Inc. which purpose is to teach students about the importance of soil to farmers, plants, and our planet. While the tour can be modified to any age, we are promoting it to 3rd graders as it meets the NC Common Core Standards for the Third Grade. Children will learn about soil and its importance through a variety of sensory and hands-on activities and will leave with a better understanding of the soil beneath their feet. This tour will last for approximately one and a half hours.
• Barn Theater featuring “The Dirt on Dirt DVD”
• Hands-on Activities
• Soil Activity Book
• Just For Teachers: Pre and Post Tour activities to reinforce your activities.
*All tours include access to Pawpaw Carl’s Playground and Picnic Area for participates to enjoy before or after their tour.
Each class will receive a soil observation kit to do further investigations in their classroom.
This tour will last for approximately one and a half hours.
To apply, book online with the link to the right and print a copy of the confirmation packet. You’ll bring this with you on the day of the tour.
Tour guests are welcome to enjoy Pawpaw Carl’s Playground and Picnic Area prior to or after their tour.