Visit our observation bee hive, learn about these little pollinators with hands on activities. Find the queen, do a bee dance and taste our Arabella Farm Honey!
Milk our educational cow. Learn how farmers have been making butter for 100's of years. Learn about where your food comes from.
Pick your own vegetable from our greenhouse. Taste different fruits and vegetables fresh from the garden! View different mediums for growing at home. Learn about composting, and pet worms too!
Burn off some energy on our farm playground. We have tire swings, culvert slides, hamster wheels, duck races and more...
Educational hayrides take students and teachers around to different parts of the farm.
Feed and pet our animals. Learn about life cycles, adaptations, and thier natural environments.
In Late September and October, Pick a pumpkin as unique as you are to take home. This activity also includes pumkin seed estimation, and playing classic farm games: Corn hole, Circle and stick, and Cup ball. ($5 addition per student)
Students can gem mine in our sluice for different rocks, gems, minerals, and even fossils. Students will learn about how rocks are formed, and sort them into categories. Water filtration demostration using rocks, gravel, and sand will be shown. ($5 addition per student)
Mold, yeast and mushrooms are everywhere. Students will learn about how fungus reproduce, different characteristics of fungi, and even taste some delicious fungus! Take home a mushroom log to grow your own at home! ($5 addition per student)
Rent a chick experience includes: 8 fertile eggs, an incubator, a chick brooder, a light, a food and water bowl, and a bag of starter feed.
Your students can incubate the eggs, have the responsibility of caring for the chicks , and watch the magic of life hatch before their eyes. Then in one week return the chicks and equipment back to the farm where they will live happily ever after with their friends. ($50 plus deposit)
On a sunny day, learn how to make s'mores out of recycled materials most of us have around the house. Learn how solar energy works, and how it powers different parts of our farm. ($5 add on)
See a field trip in action
A list of Standards and extension lessons can be sent on request. We've done the Work! Give your students experiences they wont soon forget! Write Lessons/Standards in your Booking request form.
125 Buck Ridge Road, Sunset, South Carolina 29685, United States
(864) 723-1131 Pickens County, Oconee County,