Passport Workshops

New! Catch the Sun Can you catch the sun? Explore the visual creativity in the special exhibition Eyes on the Land and create your own leaf sun catcher. Pizzagalli Center for Art and Education1511:30 a.m.-12 p.m.

Vermont Common Core State Standards
SL.1 Prepare for and participate effectively in a range of conversations and collaborations with diverse partners, building on others’ ideas and expressing their own clearly and persuasively.
Sl. 2 Integrate and evaluate information presented in diverse media and formats, including visually, quantitatively, and orally.

Train Tracking Send and receive Morse Code messages. Railroad Station1011:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Vermont Common Core State Standards
SL.1 Prepare for and participate effectively in a range of conversations and collaborations with diverse partners, building on others’ ideas and expressing their own clearly and persuasively.
Sl. 2 Integrate and evaluate information presented in diverse media and formats, including visually, quantitatively, and orally.

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New! Step Right Up! How would you advertise a circus? Design and create your own circus poster. Circus Building1011:30 a.m.-12 p.m.

Vermont Common Core State Standards
SL.1 Prepare for and participate effectively in a range of conversations and collaborations with diverse partners, building on others’ ideas and expressing their own clearly and persuasively.
Sl. 2 Integrate and evaluate information presented in diverse media and formats, including visually, quantitatively, and orally.

Addison County Spelling Bee How well can you spell? Take part in a traditional spelling bee. Schoolhouse1512:30-1 p.m.

Vermont Common Core State Standards
SL.1 Prepare for and participate effectively in a range of conversations and collaborations with diverse partners, building on others’ ideas and expressing their own clearly and persuasively.
RH.2 Determine the central ideas or information of a primary or secondary source; provide an accurate summary of the source distinct from prior knowledge or opinions
RH.4 Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used, including vocabulary specific to domains related to history/social studies.

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New! Let's Play Play with games from long ago to learn about children’s toys then to now. Toy Shop1012:30-1 p.m.

Vermont Common Core State Standards
SL.1 Prepare for and participate effectively in a range of conversations and collaborations with diverse partners, building on others’ ideas and expressing their own clearly and persuasively.
RST.6 Follow precisely a multi-step procedure when carrying out experiments, taking measurements, or performing technical tasks.

New! Print and Press Explore the printing shop and create your own print! Print Shop and Diamond Barn Classroom1012:30-1 p.m.

Vermont Common Core State Standards
SL.1 Prepare for and participate effectively in a range of conversations and collaborations with diverse partners, building on others’ ideas and expressing their own clearly and persuasively.
Sl. 2 Integrate and evaluate information presented in diverse media and formats, including visually, quantitatively, and orally.

Brain vs. Brawn Discover how pulleys can help load cargo on the Ti. Ticonderoga2012-12:30 p.m.

Vermont Common Core State Standards
SL.1 Prepare for and participate effectively in a range of conversations and collaborations with diverse partners, building on others’ ideas and expressing their own clearly and persuasively.
Sl. 2 Integrate and evaluate information presented in diverse media and formats, including visually, quantitatively, and orally.
K. MD. A. 1 Describe measurable attributes of objects, such as length or weight. Describe several measurable attributes of a single object.
K. MD. A. 2 Directly compare two objects with a measurable attribute in common, to see which object has “more of”/”less of” the attribute, and describe the difference. For example, directly compare the heights of two children and describe one child as taller/shorter.

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Shop ‘til You Drop Barter for local food and imported goods. General Store1012-12:30 p.m.

Vermont Common Core State Standards
SL.1 Prepare for and participate effectively in a range of conversations and collaborations with diverse partners, building on others’ ideas and expressing their own clearly and persuasively.
Sl. 2 Integrate and evaluate information presented in diverse media and formats, including visually, quantitatively, and orally.

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Shelburne Museum
6000 Shelburne Road
PO Box 10
Shelburne, VT 05482
802-985-3346
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