Explores the people and heritage of the northeastern U.S., including Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, RHODE ISLAND, Massachusetts, New York, New Jersey, Maryland, Delaware, Connecticut, and Pennsylvania, discussing Native Americans, early New England, trouble in the colonies, immigration, and population growth.
Explores the Appalachian Mountains and the Atlantic Coastal Plain. Travels to the megalopolis, which contains big cities like Philadelphia and Boston, and also to rural areas that grow corn and potatoes. We will explore the region’s history, culture, industry and natural resources, and learn how maple syrup is produced. Meet local people and spend some time with a lobster fisherman. Trip will include sampling some of the region’s best foods: ice cream, cheese, chowder and oysters!