We had a fabulous day in Lowell today! I was so proud to be the teacher of such wonderfully behaved children. The museum guide was very impressed at our background knowledge and thoughtful questions.
Here we are learning about farm life and factory life. Did you know the mill boys made more money than the mill girls?
Here we are experimenting with different tools that will make cleaning the cotton easier.
The Boarding House
Heading into the weave room. Block your ears!
Our last stop was in the map room. Here we looked at how the land changed from the early 1600s to the 1800s.