Booth Western Art Museum
At this Smithsonian Affiliate Museum, students will learn through an interactive exploration of American Indian art and artifacts. Your students will explore a map to determine the movement pattern of American Indians over the course of time and will compare and contrast the various environmental strengths and challenges. Through economic principles of trade and voluntary exchange, students will learn how American Indians continue to contribute to American culture and life.
Tellus Science Museum
At the Tellus Science Center, a Smithsonian Affiliate Museum, teachers will have their choice of program that aligns with GSE standards. Program options are: Fossiliferous, Let's Rock and Roll, Mineral Testing, and CSI: Classroom Soil Investigation. Students will be taken through a 4 station rotation to include a laboratory experience, an activity, a self-guided tour of the appropriate exhibit, and a self-guided tour of the museum store.