Carson Family Foundation Grant: Connecticut River Simulation/Exploration
- School Year: 2018-2019
- Applicants: Rebecca Behlman, Lead Teacher, Gina Navarra
- School: Charter Oak
- Subjects: Language Arts, Science, Social Studies, Other ~ International Baccalaureate
4th Graders at Charter Oak International Academy will take the persona of an early explorer or settler(explorers, native americans,conservationists,boaters,engineers,industrialists,steamboaters,shipbuilders,farmers, and settlers. The class will view the orientation film “the river that connects us. Students will then take an excursion on a sailing schooner. The grant incorporates facets of the International Baccalaureate curriculum, the West Hartford 4th Grade curriculum.