Reston 101: Creating Community 

Overview: Students will learn about how Reston was founded, its founding principles and how these principles guided Reston’s development as a planned community. By using critical & creative thinking, communication, and collaboration students will create their own planned community.


Supplies needed: This slideshow, paper, and drawing tool of any kind (crayons, pencils, pens, etc.). Students can use building blocks, legos, or other toys to create their community.

Time: Program takes 35-50 minutes

Reston Historic Trust & Museum

1639 Washington Plaza

Reston, VA  20190



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