Big Dig

The Big Dig encourages children to explore and discover local history through a tactile experience.

Challenge Questions for Kids

Encourage your child to identify what they discover:

1. What is the state fossil?
2. Who founded Bucks County?
3. How was the conch shell used on the Delaware Canal?

What are Kids Learning?

PA Early Learning & 1st Grade Academic Standards addressed in the Big Dig include:

• Understand a sequence of events
• Choose and use an appropriate tool for a task
• Locate information on identified topics using resources provided
• Understand chronological thinking and distinguish between past and present
• Identify material artifacts important in Pennsylvania history

Early Learning Academic Standards

1st Grade Academic Standards

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