P.Nokio: A Hip-Hop Musicalpnokio.jpgP. Nokio @ the Imagination Stage
4908 Auburn Avenue
Bethesda , MD
1 hour, 5 minutes with no intermission
www.imaginationstage.org

Details: P.Nokio: A Hip-Hop Musical re-imagines the classic Pinocchio story in Hip-Hopia, an enchanted land where people speak in rhyme, break-dance instead of walk, and listen to birds sing and chirp with the precision and rhythm of turntables and beat machines. In this world premiere commissioned by Imagination Stage and written by hip-hop theatre artist and playwright Psalmayene 24, who also performs the title role, the fairytale is updated for today’s audiences.

Glenn Dale Goes to College: Howard Visit
howard university.jpg
Howard University - Local Trip
2400 Sixth Street
Washington, DC
2 hour interactive walking tour
http://www.howard.edu/

Details: The campus visit to Howard University has been confirmed for 04/26/2013 at 10:00 a.m. On this date, please report to Suite 101 inside the Mordecai Wyatt Johnson Administration Building, located at 2400 Sixth Street NW Washington, DC 20059.
Elementary School visitors will participate in our exciting scavenger hunt!


The scavenger hunt is designed to provide a fun and informational campus experience. We will provide you with packages containing information and directions to conduct the interactive tour of Howard University. Through this kinesthetic experience, students will learn about the rich history of this historically Black University, as well as build connections through language arts and social studies.

The William S. Scmidt Center
camp schmidt.jpg

Camp Schmidt @ The William S. Schmidt Center
18501 Aquasco Rd.
Brandywine, MD
Overnight camping field trip
Camp Schmidt website

Details: The purpose of the Environmental Education Program in Prince George's County is to enable students to make decisions and take actions that create and maintain an optimal relationship between themselves and the environment, and to preserve and protect the unique natural resources of Maryland, particularly those of the Chesapeake Bay and its watershed. (Environmental Education Bylaw 13A.04.17.03) It is our mission that every student's visit contain a meaningful Chesapeake Bay Watershed experience.

This field trip will include nature walks, searching for life in a stream, lessons in using a compass, using math skills in the outdoors, physically challenging activities to develop confidence, teamwork, and self-esteem. All activities will be conducted in accordance with Prince George’s County Public School’ policies and procedures. Additionally, food will be provided, however we cannot accommodate specific dietary needs (i.e. vegetarian, no pork, etc.) so please send your child with a meal for dinner and lunch if this is the case.

Medieval Times
medieval times.jpg
Medieval Times
7000 Arundel Mills Circle
Hanover, MD
www.medievaltimes.com

Details: A History Lesson Your child will never forget! North America’s favorite dinner attraction offers your child a truly unique and interactive educational experience! Our educational matinee performance begins with a 20-minute lecture given by our show cast about life in the Middle Ages. Then your child is served a healthy medieval feast. Knighthood, chivalry and honor are explained as knights on horseback compete in tournament games of skill. Your child will cheer as his or her knight clashes with opponents in an authentic jousting tournament!
It’s truly Education in Action!