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Today in Island History
1883 "The gold fever is striking hard here," a West Prince observer writes the Examiner. Traces of gold and silver have been found at Cape Wolfe. Now everybody thinks they've found more: at Souris, in Tignish, on Rustico Island. But PEI is no gold mine.
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Education Resources

For information about programming, contact:

Jason MacNeil, Education Officer

(902) 368-6295
rjmacneil@gov.pe.ca

Orwell Corner Historic Village Curriculum Based Programs

The PEI Museum and Heritage Foundation is making connections with curriculum so that students can see, smell, feel and experience social studies. We are partnering with MacPhail Woods again this fall to also provide classes with life science outcomes. Call 902-651-8515 to book your class in for one of the following curriculum based experiences:

K-1 - Making community Connections/needs and wants
2 – Change through the eyes of a grade 2 student
3 – Experiencing Scottish culture
4 – Exploration of the past
5 – How we learn about the past from living history
6 – Change in Island Communities
7 – Empowerment and equality
8 – Impact of changing technology on Orwell Corner


Education Kits Google Website

sites.google.com/view/peiheritageeducationkits/home