Expanding and Colliding: Manifest Destiny (6th – 8th Grades)

Watch how cultures clash in a fight for resources as colonists moved westward in the pursuit of riches and new homes. See how colonists discovered new tribes how these cultures were shaped by their environment.

PLEASE NOTE: This program requires a space to project images. If a projector is not available handouts will be provided.

Standard Program Length: 1 1/4 hour
Within 35 miles of 06793: $250 for each group up to 30 plus mileage
Farther than 35 miles: Call for pricing
Mileage Rate: $0.54 per mile

Common Core Standards
ReadingWritingSpeaking & ListeningLanguage
1, 2, 3, 4, 6, 7, 91, 2, 6, 7, 101, 2, 41, 4, 5, 6
Connecticut State Standards
GeographyCivicsEconomicsHistory
6.3, 7.3, 6.5, 7.5, 6.6, 7.6, 6.9, 7.9, 8.3
9.5, 10.5, 11.5, 12.5, 9.10, 10.10, 11,10, 12.10, 9.14, 10.14, 11.14, 12.14
8.4, 9.4, 10.4, 11.4, 12.46.1, 7.1, 8.3, 8.4, 8.5, 8.9
9.1, 10.1, 11.1, 12.1, 9.4, 10.4, 11.4, 12.4, 9.5, 10.5, 11.5, 12.5, 9.7, 10.7, 11.7, 12.7

In the event of a cancellation, a full two weeks' notice is required or a $100 cancellation fee will be charged. Cancellations due to school closings, delayed openings or early dismissals will not be charged and we will do everything possible to reschedule the trip for a convenient date.


Enhance the experience with one of our add-on activities.

Each student can take home a little reminder of their IAIS adventure with one of our pre-packaged gift bags!

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