March 31, 2016
WHO: More than 300 elementary school students and teachers from Greater San Antonio schools.
WHAT: First of 19 spring Morgan’s Wonderland educational field trips in which students learn lessons in science, mathematics and other subjects in various areas of the unique theme park.
WHEN: 10 a.m. Monday, April 4, 2016.
WHERE: Morgan’s Wonderland, 5223 David Edwards Drive (at the intersection of Wurzbach Parkway and Thousand Oaks Drive a half-mile west of IH 35 in Northeast San Antonio).
WHY: To offer learning opportunities outside the classroom in a colorful outdoor setting.
ETC.: Created in conjunction with the Region 20 Education Service Center, each field-trip activity for students is directly related to TEKS-based lesson plans. Region 20 has updated the curriculum, and more learning stations throughout the park have been added.
Other spring educational field trips have been scheduled for April 5, 6, 11, 12, 13, 18, 19, 20, 25 and 26; and May 2, 3, 9, 10, 16, 17, 23 and 24.
Morgan’s Wonderland, which is completely wheelchair-accessible, features more than 25 elements and attractions including rides, playgrounds and gardens. For more information, visit www.MorgansWonderland.com. The non-profit theme park and other endeavors to help those with special needs such as The Academy at Morgan’s Wonderland were created through the vision and leadership of The Gordon Hartman Family Foundation.