YOUR COMMUNITY AND THE EMPIRE STATE CAROUSEL WORKSHOP
Grade Level: pre-K to 3rd
Duration: 2 hours
Come and ride The Empire State Carousel and visit your region of New York State to see your communities represented. Discover how volunteer carvers put their community’s history and identity into their folk art. Understand the place of your community on the map of New York State and its topographical features and regional boundaries. Students will work together to create their own community “frame” to take back to school.
New York State Learning Standards
Social Studies Standard 1, 3