Horizons Unlimited

Visit Horizons Unlimited, where there really is no limit to what students and scouts can explore! Groups can become inventors, where they will be given problems to solve creatively. In the Then & Now program visit the Setzer School to see how students lived, worked, and played in the 1840s. Groups can visit the planetarium and take part in space-related programs, study weather, moving light, and sound. Explore the world of cells under the microscope, or dive into the important world of biotechnology to learn DNA extraction techniques. 

Contact Info:
Address: 1636 Parkview Circle, Salisbury, NC 28144. Rowan County. Tel: 704-639-3004. Web: www.rss.k12.us/horizons-unlimited-home.  Hrs: By appt.

Trip Info:
Grade Level: K-8th. Activity Type: Self-Guided Activities, Guided Activities, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Tours. Recomm. Length of Visit: 2-3 hours. Cost: Fee/Free. 
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Social Studies, Science.  

Lesson Plan To Enrich This Class Trip

STEM Lesson Plan

The light bulb, the assembly line, and the personal computer are all inventions by American innovators that have greatly impacted the world. For America to continue to lead the world in innovation, students must be fluent in the foundation of these inventions. Students learn science, technology, engineering, and mathematics and how they are related to specific topics. ... Continue