“Our Roots in Boots”: NC Farm History Tour
4th & 5th Grade
March 18 – 29, 2019
Monday-Friday, by Appt.
$9.50 per person (includes tax)
Two teachers per class are admitted free
Minimum of 10 paying guests
Farming and agriculture are deeply rooted in North Carolina history. During this tour students will learn
about the history and importance of North Carolina farming, different crops and commodities produced by
our state, as well as the evolution of technology used by farmers.. This tour follows the Core Curriculum
and will last approximately one hour.
• Barn Theater featuring “ The Past, Present & Future of Farming” featuring Rowan County Farmers
• Hands on Activities
o History of NC Farming & Its Importance
o The Impact of NC Farming
o Evolution of Farming Technology
o NC Crops and Commodities
• Farm Fun take away to reinforce lessons learned.
• Just For Teachers: Pre and Post Your activities to reinforce your activities
$15.00 (includes tax) w/Geocaching
$15.00 (includes tax) w/Gem Mining
*Tour participants are welcome to enjoy Pawpaw Carl’s Playground and Picnic Area before or after their tour.