Field Trips

Standards-Based Field Trips on Long Island!

During your student’s fall field trip on our Long Island farm, he or she will be immersed in an authentic farm environment to learn about pumpkins and vegetables. Each class will take home a grade-level-appropriate activity that can serve as a follow-up to these field trip highlights:

Field trips are available Monday through Friday 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

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Fall Field Trips

During your student’s fall field trip on our Long Island farm, he or she will be immersed in an authentic farm environment to learn about pumpkins and vegetables. Each class will take home a grade-level-appropriate activity that can serve as a follow-up to these field trip highlights:

Welcome

Wagon

Pumpkin Picking

Your group will disembark from the bus and walk up the hill where you will be greeted by one of the Schmitt’s farm team members.

Your group will be taken on a tractor-drawn wagon where a team member will give an overview of the farm and the work that is taking place. The wagon will make stops along the way.

Students will have the opportunity to pick a pumpkin right off the vine in the pumpkin field.

Welcome

Your group will disembark from the bus and walk up the hill where you will be greeted by one of the Schmitt’s farm team members.

Wagon

Your group will be taken on a tractor-drawn wagon where a team member will give an overview of the farm and the work that is taking place. The wagon will make stops along the way.

Pumpkin Picking

Students will have the opportunity to pick a pumpkin right off the vine in the pumpkin field.

Vegetable Picking

Learn about our Corn Maze

Playground

Available until the first frost, students will see many of our vegetables and learn about the steps involved in planting and care. Students are welcome to pick these at the teachers’ discretion.

 While seated on the wagon, the students will learn about the special corn we use to make our corn maze.

If time and weather permit, we have a playground for the students to enjoy, and farm animals for the students to see.

Vegetable Picking

Available until the first frost, students will see many of our vegetables and learn about the steps involved in planting and care. Students are welcome to pick these at the teachers’ discretion.

Learn about our Corn Maze

 While seated on the wagon, the students will learn about the special corn we use to make our corn maze.

Playground

If time and weather permit, we have a playground for the students to enjoy, and farm animals for the students to see.