Sams House at Pine Island Conservation Area Educational Resources
Sams House at Pine Island FREE Study Trips
Study Trips run from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM, but can easily be adapted to another time frame.
Grades VPK-2 "Little Nature Pioneers": Discover what life was like for Florida pioneers by visiting Brevard's oldest standing home (the 1875 Sams cabin), doing pioneer "chores" and going on a nature hike.
Grades 3-5 "Florida's Diverse History and Ecosystems": Go back in time to Florida's beginnings and sift for fossils, explore a Native American village, learn how to throw spears using an atlatl, see inside the 1875 Sams cabin, and explore
the surrounding woods.
Grades 6-12 "Earth Science and Ecology": Understand the dynamic systems of earth through explorations into the soils, water, and habitats of the Pine Island Conservation Area
All programs can be one or two hours in length. Choose from: Little Nature Pioneers, Megafauna, Native Americans, Ecology, Budding Biologists series, and more.
To Schedule Your Group call 321-449-4720, or Alexandra Schilling
Sams House at Pine Island
6195 N. Tropical Trail
Merritt Island, FL 32953
Open Tuesday through Sunday, from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM.