If you're interested, here are some different ways to learn about social studies with your kids outside of school!
- Watch the news and then talk about current events as a family.
- Watch movies based on historical events such as Selma or Lincoln and then research just how accurate they are.
Nearby Museums (Click on the bold to go to the website):
Norwalk Historical Society - If you want to learn more about Norwalk's local history this is a great place. With all kinds of exhibits this is a fantastic learning environment.
Fairfield Museum and Historical Society - An educational and cultural facility with historical exhibits, a library, and a colonial home.
Housatonic Museum of Art - If you're interested in learning about art, take a short trip to Bridgeport for a great learning opportunity.