Peiffer students arrived at History Colorado on a sunny day in mid-winter to travel back in time. There are many events that helped shape Colorado into what it is now. What discoveries could be made inside these interactive spaces over the course of a few hours? Only time will tell. After a quick orientation two groups split off in different directions with a goal to learn about some important periods in Colorado history. Many kids said Keota was their favorite area to visit.
Peiffer Elementary welcomed the Colorado Parks and Wildlife (CPW) staff to come teach the fourth grade about bats and how they have adapted to survive. As the fourth graders sat on the floor, eager to learn, Erin Kendall from CPW told them about how amazing bats are. Through their physical and behavioral characteristics, bats have adapted to survive, making them the largest population of mammals in the world. The students learned about the food chain by playing a game where m