Thomas School of Horsemanship

Thomas School of Horsemanship is located on 33 beautiful acres, with 6 barns, 9 riding rings, several picnic areas, and much more, offering groups a variety of activities for class and scout trips. Field trips incorporate horse and field activities to create a day full of fun and learning. Your students and scouts will receive hands-on instructional sessions in our stables to learn all about horsemanship, grooming, and caring for horses. Sessions can be adapted for all ages from 3-13 years old. Our playground and petting zoo are also available for students' enjoyment. 
 
Contact Info
Address: 250 Round Swamp Rd., Melville, NY 11747. Sufflok County. Tel: 631-692-6840. Website: www.tshcamp.com. Hrs: Vary.  
 
Trip Info 
Grade Level: 3rd-8th. Activity Type: Day Trips, Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: Varies. Cost: Fee.
 
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Physical Education.
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Physical Education.

Lesson Plan To Enrich This Class Trip

Horseback Riding Lesson Plan

Mankind has used horses throughout history for a variety of reasons: transportation, work, recreation, sport, and therapy. Despite the introduction of other vehicles, horses are still being used around the world as primary means of transportation and aid in farming. Students observe the anatomy and demeanor of horses and the physics relating to their abilities. ... Continue