No time for a fieldtrip? Bring local history into your classroom with our interactive Discovery Kits! Each learning kit is supplied with lesson plans, hands-on objects, books, DVDs and dress up clothes. Designed to conform with the 3rd and 4th grade History/Social Studies content standards, they are ideal for all elementary-age children. HAHS Discovery Kits are also easily customized to cover the Language Arts, Visual Arts, Science, and Environmental Education Standards.
Fee: $25 per week
Pick-up/Drop-off on Fridays
Ohlone Discovery Kit
Who were the first people to live in this area, and what was life like for them?
Alta California Discovery Kit
California was once a part of Spain and Mexico. What was the experience of those living at Mission San Jose and the ranchos of the East Bay.
Early Settlers Discovery Kit
How did the communities of Castro Valley, Hayward and San Lorenzo get started?
Immigration Discovery Kit
Who has come to California and the Hayward area over time and why?
Railroad Discovery Kit
Explore the history of the Transcontinental Railroad and of local rail lines with your students.