EVENTS

PA Distance Learning holds and attends a variety of events throughout the year. Field Trips for current families are held at various locations throughout the state, and we can also be found at different community events as well. Check back often for an updated list of the places you can visit with PA Distance Staff and Families!

December

Keystone Testing
Tuesday, December 3rd-13th

Virtual Field Trips: Electricity E-Lab with Live Flight Simulators from Wheeling University
Using circuits, toy models, and an online simulator, students will tackle electricity topics as they decipher codes to construct wiring diagrams and build circuits. Light Bulbs will go off as students see the differences between series and parallel circuits. Watch how students can predict what will happen before circuits are tested!
Grades K-6: Thursday, December 12th @ 2:30pm 
Grades 7-12: Thursday, December 19th @ 2:30pm 

Last day of school before Winter Break
Friday, December 20th

January

In-Person Field Trip: The Pennsylvania Farm Show
The largest indoor agricultural event in the nation – provides an excellent opportunity for students to learn about Pennsylvania’s largest industry.  Students have the opportunity to become Farm Show Detectives by participating in more than 20 interactive learning stations. After visiting the stations, students will understand the farm-to-plate cycle, measure their height in horse hands and learn the important connection between bees and the food supply.
Thursday, January 9th @ 10:00am 

First Day of Second Semester (Quarter 3)
Monday, January 27th