Experience the Hoosier spirit and Indiana heritage with a visit to Conner Prairie. It’s the ideal place to immerse your students in the state’s history with hands-on activities and plenty of opportunities to interact with staff portraying characters from the past. Spend time outdoors, try
EDUCATOR CONTACT INFO
SELECT A PROGRAM
Interactive Museum Theater Add-Ons
You can expand your self-guided school tour with an add-on program for a
small extra charge.
The Rhodes Family Incident
Little-known historic events that happened in your own community can provide important
perspectives and inspiration that relate to life now. In “The Rhodes Family Incident,” two
contemporary college students who grew up in Westfield, Indiana, are surprised to discover a
Booking / scheduling contact
Contact Guest Services for available dates. Add-On programs must be scheduled at least 3 weeks in advance.
10 am, 11 am, 12 pm
Self-Guided School Tour admission required.
Additionally, students/adult chaperones $1. Teachers/school staff free. Pre-payment is required three weeks in advance.
Standard 1 - History
SL.1 – Learning Outcome for Speaking and Listening: Develop and apply effective communication skills through speaking and active listening
SL.3 – Comprehension: Develop and apply active listening and interpretation skills using various strategies
SL.1 – Learning Outcome for Speaking and Listening: Refine and apply effective communication skills through speaking and active listening
SL.3 – Comprehension: Refine and apply active listening and interpretation skills using various strategies
Anchor Standard 4 – Select, analyze, and interpret artistic work for presentation: Theatre artists make strong choices to effectively convey meaning.
Anchor Standard 6 – Convey meaning through the presentation of artistic work: Theatre artists share and present stories, ideas, and envisioned worlds to explore the human experience.
Anchor Standard 9 – Apply criteria to evaluate artistic work: Theatre artists apply criteria to investigate, explore, and assess drama and theatrical work.
Anchor Standard 11 – Relate artistic ideas and works with societal, cultural, and historical context to deepen understanding: Theatre artists understand and can communicate their creative process as they analyze the way the world may be understood.