Inquiry in the Museum, in the Classroom, and on the Web
A Resource for Teachers
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Do you want to make the most of Museum-school connections?
Join these Philadelphia K-8 teachers using Museum field trip experiences as an integral part of classroom learning!
More details about this project are included in the overview.
planning tips about how to connect to curriculum, collaborate
with colleagues, arrange logistics, and more.
- Gather ideas for classroom activities, visit preparation, in-the-Museum strategies and follow-up opportunities.
- Take a look at sample materials, lesson plans, and student work. Catch
the excitement of hands-on explorations, "real objects," and lively
- Learn from teachers' reflections and insights.
- Gain inspiration and information for your own Museum-school adventure!
|Educational Exhibit Enrichment: Teacher-created exhibit companion resources|
|Grades 1-5, ESOL
Fitzpatrick Elementary School
Experiments with Ramps and Moving
John Welsh Elementary School
Land and Water; Force and Motion; Sun, Moon, and Earth
Frederick Douglass Elementary School
Having Fun With Electric Circuits
Wm. Meredith School
Investigating Electricity and Magnetism
Dr. Frances M. Lettieri
Kearny Elementary School
Generous founding support for the Harcourt
Teacher Leadership Center and the Harcourt Learning Labs was provided by
the Harcourt General Charitable Foundation on behalf of Harcourt, Inc.