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Social Sciences - Fourth Grade 4.7

17th Century Music and Dance
http://www.baylink.org/lessons/3fr_cmus-music.html 

To teach students American history through hands-on use and demonstration of musical material culture representing early colonial America. This classroom demonstration is interactive and allows the students to observe as well as participate as they learn about the musical history of early Americans. (Grades 3 – 5 Can be modified for any grade level)

  • Location: Chrysler Museum of Art
  • SOLs Covered: Music: 3.12, 3.14, 3.15, 4.1, 4.14, 5.13, History: 3.3, 4.3, 4.7, 5.3, 5.9
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The Art of America
http://www.chrysler.org/programs/gallery_content.htm
 

Students explore the changing face of American culture by analyzing art works for form, style, content, and historical context. (Grades 4 - 12)

  • Location: Chrysler Museum
  • SOLs Covered: English: 4.1, 5.1, 6.1, 7.1 History and Social Science: 4.7, 5.3, 5.6, 5.7, 5.9, 6.1-8, 6.10, 11.2-13, 11.17
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  • Costs: $2.00 per student. Please call (757) 333-6269 or contact rsanchez@chrysler.org for information and reservations or use our on-line form to request a reservation

Charity Heerman, The Apothecary
http://www.chrysler.org/programs/outreach_content.htm
 

Charity Heerman relates medicinal practices to students as she describes her life as a female entrepreneur in early 19th-century Norfolk.

  • Location: Chrysler Museum
  • SOLs Covered: History and Social Science: 3.7, 4.4, 4.7, 5.3, 5.6, 5.9
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  • Dates: Please call (757) 333-6269 or contact rsanchez@chrysler.org for information and reservations.
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Glass Through the Ages
http://www.chrysler.org/programs/gallery_content.htm

This tour opens a window into the sparkling world of glass found in the Museum's world-renowned collection. (Grades 3 - 12)

  • Location: Chrysler Museum
  • SOLs Covered: English: 3.1, 4.1, 5.1, 6.1,7.1, Science: 3.3, 5.4, 6.7, PS.2, History: 3.1, 4.3 4.4, 4.7, 5.3,5.6,5.9, 6.2, 6.5, 6.1, 9.7, 9.1, 11.17
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  • Costs: $2.00 per student. Please call (757) 333-6269 or contact rsanchez@chrysler.org for information and reservations or use our on-line form to request a reservation.

Highlights of the Collection
http://www.chrysler.org/programs/gallery_content.htm
 

Great art from different times and different civilizations helps students better understand themselves and the world around them. This is also an excellent opportunity to introduce the Museum to them as an extraordinary community resource. (Grades K - 12)

  • Location: Chrysler Museum
  • SOLs Covered: English: K.3, 1.3, 2.3, 3.1, 4.1, 5.1, 6.1, 7.1, History: K.1, 1.1, 2.1, 3.1, 4.7, 5.9, 5.10, 6.10, 6.11, 8.2, 8.3, 9.4, 8.5, 8.6, 8.7. 8.8, 8.9, 8.10, 9.1, 9.2, 9.3, 9.4, 9.5, 9.6, 9.7, 9.8, 9.9, 9.10, 9.11, 10.4, 11.17. 
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  • Costs: $2.00 per student. Please call (757) 333-6269 or contact rsanchez@chrysler.org for information and reservations or use our on-line form to request a reservation.

Market Days
http://www.chrysler.org/programs/house_content.htm

At the Moses Myers and Willoughby-Baylor Houses students may try their hand at a variety of early 19th-century activities, including candle dipping, period entertainment and games. Living History characters from the 19th century populate the houses during this lively program. A pre-visit classroom outreach is included. (Grades 3 - 5)

  • Location: Moses Myers and Willoughby-Baylor House Programs 
  • SOLs Covered: English: 3.1, 4.1, 5.1, History and Social Science: 3.4, 4.1, 4.4, 4.7, 5.6, 5.9
  • Time Required: 2 hours
  • Dates: Call for availability in April and May. Please call (757) 333-6269 or contact rsanchez@chrysler.org for information and reservations.
  • Costs: $9.00 per student

Norfolk 1812
http://www.chrysler.org/programs/house_content.htm

Students explore the daily life of the Myers family in Federal-era Norfolk, then dip their own candle in this program. A pre-visit classroom outreach is included. (Grades 4 - 5)

  • Location: Moses Myers and Willoughby-Baylor House Programs
  • SOLs Covered: English: 4.1, 5.1, Science: 4.5, 4.8, 5.1, 5.6, History and Social Science: 4.1, 4.4, 4.7, 5.6, 5.9
  • Time Required: 1 ½ hours
  • Dates: Please call (757) 333-6269 or contact rsanchez@chrysler.org for information and reservations.
  • Costs: $4.00 per student

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