Winter Garden Heritage Foundation

Winter Garden Heritage Foundation

Situated in the heart of West Orange County’s former citrus and agricultural empire, the Winter Garden Heritage Foundation brings history to life. Our hands-on educational programs involve our architecture; citizen heroes who made the region what it is today; and immerse students in the region’s

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In-school Program: Then & Now - Comparing the Past with the Present

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Program description

Using actual photographs of downtown Winter Garden taken throughout the 20th century, students observe how buildings, people, and transportation change over time. Observational skills come into play in this up-close exercise.

Program Detail

Program type: In-School Workshops & Classes
Cultural Origin: Multicultural
Subject: History, Social Studies
Population served: Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3
Bilingual: No
Available dates:

Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays throughout the school year.

Length of program: 30 minutes
Space / technical requirements:

Projection screen (or blank wall); video projector (if available; if not, we will bring one).

Location(s):

The presentation can take place in a classroom or auditorium.

Fees / Ticketing:

$75 first presentation; $50 for each additional presentation on the same day. Maximum number of presentations per day: 5

Supporting Materials

Then and Now- Seeing Changes in History

wghf_06Then-Now-1.pdf

How Communities Change

How-Communities-Change-IMAGES.pdf

Find Your Way - Map Skills

Find-Your-Way-Map.pdf

Qualifications

Performs criminal background checks on staff with youth contact: Yes
Maintains general liability insurance: Yes
Provides study guides for teachers and or students: Yes
Provide Lesson Plans: Yes
Connects to State and or Common Core Curriculum Standards: Yes
Instructors receive annual professional development training: Yes
Provides scholarship and reduced fees: Yes
Conducts ongoing assessments of program quality: Yes
Standards are customized for every classroom visit: Yes

Cancellation Policy

We are very flexible regarding cancellations.

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