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March 24, 2017
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Vermilionville Historic Village
Easter comes in the spring, when the earth renews itself after a long, cold winter. And while Easter is identified with spring and rebirth, it is the egg that has come to signify the season, and the Easter holiday itself. Learn about the tradition behind Easter egg dyeing as well as natural dyeing techniques that were used before modern day food coloring was around. Regular admission. Memberships honored. Discounts available for groups of 20 or more.
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March 25, 2017
1:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Performance Center
Vermilionville's weekly Cajun Jam is led by some of the area’s finest musicians. The free jam is held in the Performance Center of Vermilionville and is open to all skill levels-beginner to professional. Free admission is for the jam only and does not include entry to the park. Special thanks to the Cajun French Music Association for sponsoring our weekly jams!
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LESSON PLANS



Pre-service students at The University of Louisiana at Lafayette College of Education develop lesson plans based on our homes aligned with benchmarks and standards that will help your students prepare for standardized testing. Teachers will be able to use the lesson plan materials before their visit, during their visit, as well as when they return to their classroom to summarize their cultural excursion at Vermilionville. Lesson plans will be developed for elementary and secondary levels. 
 
As we continue to work on our education initiative, we will begin to develop lesson plans based on our seasonal programs. They will be posted to our website in the near future. 
 
When you’re ready to book a visit with us, please inform the tour coordinator which lesson you’ll be conducting for your anchor activity. Please call 337.233.4077 x 211 or e-mail us at Education@BayouVermilionDistrict.org if you would like to find out more about our lesson plans and our overall initiative. We also have a booking inquiry form that you can fill out with your plans by clicking here ; our tour coordinator will contact you to tailor a customized visit for your group.

INTRODUCTION TO VERMILIONVILLE 


ELEMENTARY LESSON PLANS

Boatmaking
       Boatmaking Powerpoint
Boucherie
Candlemaking
Columbian Exchange
Culture Quilt
Cultures of Louisiana
Culture Through Music
Entertainment
Gender Roles
Jean Lafitte 
Job's Tears
Kids Games - Then and Now
Leadership
Louisiana Jobs
Maps and Timelines
Mardi Gras
Native Americans
Native American Influences
Superstitions
Swamp Pop
Technologies Influences
Then / Now
Zydeco

SECONDARY LESSON PLANS

Louisiana Gumbo

SOCIAL STUDIES STANDARDS + GRADE LEVEL EXPECTATIONS