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Legacy Study Trips

Legacy Study Trips

Lawrence Township students grades K-6 participate in Legacy Study Trips that are designed around Indiana state education standards and allow students to learn and explore outside of the classroom. These experiential learning opportunities have been added to the curriculum of all 11 MSDLT elementary schools.

Kindergarten: Fort Harrison State Park - Students learn about nature and their community.

Grade 1: Fire Station - Students travel to a nearby fire station to learn from firefighters & police officers the importance of safety.

Grade 2: Rhythm! Discovery Center – A perfect combination of education and entertainment as students discover, play, explore, and experience music and sound. 

Grade 3: Children’s Museum – Students experience while learning about history, science, and the universe as they partake in a day of exploration.

Grade 4: Indiana Statehouse Tour – Students will travel downtown to experience the Indiana State Capital building, Indiana State Library, and the Benjamin Harrison Presidential Site. This trip is made possible by the generosity of the Benjamin Harrison Presidential Site. 

Grade 5: Conner Prairie – The Indiana History which students read about in textbooks becomes a vibrant learning experience full of activities to see and do.  

Grade 6: JA BizTown - Students see, touch, and live the experience of personal finance in a real-life setting of stores, shops, and financial institutions, by basically becoming "an adult for the day."


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