It’s a Sailor’s Life
Grades 4-5

Maritime Field Trip 3 hours

Take an imaginary voyage aboard a tallship in the 1830s. During this fun and educational introduction to early California history and the world of a merchant sailor, students explore a tallship, work together to hoist a cargo barrel, and learn to raise sail.

4th: HSS 1.1, 1.2; 2.2, 2.4, 2.5; AS CST 1, 2; RE 1, 2; HI 1, 2; LA LR 3.0; SF 3.1; NA 3.2, 3.3
5th: HSS 8.5; AS CST 3, 4; RE 3, 4; HI 3, 4; LA LR 3.4; SF 3.1; NA 3.2, 3.3