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School Programs

Booking open for the 2018-2019 school year.  The KU Natural History Museum offers a variety of science education programs.  Find program details by clicking on the grade buttons below, or download a brochure. School programs are available Tuesday through Friday during fall and spring terms. Bookings must be made at least three weeks in advance.

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DOWNLOAD NGSS/COMMON CORE STANDARDS

For information about school bookings, call 785-864-4173.

 

Gallery Activities use select exhibits to investigate a particular topic.

School Workshops are hands-on programs with activities that take place in the museum's education classroom.

Select a grade for available programs, descriptions, fees and NGSS/Common Core standards information.

K & Grade 1

Grade 2

Grade 3

Grade 4

Grade 5

Grade 6

Grade 7

Grade 8

High School

Once your field trip is scheduled, use our new School Programs Chaperone Guide
to create a summary of the visit schedule for chaperones.

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Scholarships

A limited number of scholarships are available for school education programs. Typically, full scholarships are awarded to schools if 50 percent or more of students are eligible for a free/reduced lunch program.
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School Visit FAQ

Our School Programs FAQ provides information about school programs policies and procedures, and more.
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Helpful Resources

Discovery Guides are available to explore with your students.

Our School Programs Checklist will help you prepare for your museum visit.
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Our School Programs Chaperone Guide is a fillable PDF to share with chaperones that summarizes details of your program/visit schedule, parking information, museum map and policies.
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