Exhibition Guides for Teachers

Permanent Exhibitions

Coast to Cactus in Southern California 
Lesson Plan Guides 

Water: A California Story 
English  / Spanish (PDF)

Fossil Mysteries (Permanent Exhibition)
English  / Spanish  (PDF)

Traveling Exhibitions

Whales: Giants of the Deep
Educator Guide (English) (PDF)

Animals: Machines in Motion
Educator Guide (English) (PDF) 

Past Exhibitions PDF Downloads:

Walking With Dinosaurs 3D Movie 
Educator Guide (English) (PDF)

Maya: Hidden Worlds Revealed 
Educator Guide (English) 

Educator Guide (Spanish) 
Chaperone Guide (English) 

The Discovery of King Tut

Discussion Topics for Your Students

Real Pirates: The Untold Story of the Whydah from Slave Ship to Pirate Ship
Educator Guide. Explore the exhibition and test your Whydah Wisdom.

Mammoths and Mastodons: Titans of the Ice Age
Educator Guide (English) / Educator Guide (Spanish)

Mammoths and Mastodons: Titans of the Ice Age
Student Exhibition Worksheets (English) / Student Exhibition Worksheets (Spanish)

Dino Jaws
Exhibition Overview (English) / Exhibition Overview (Spanish)
Information Sheets (English) / Information Sheets (Spanish)
Student Exhibition Worksheets (English) /  Student Exhibition Worksheets (Spanish)
Beyond the Exhibitions Dino Jaws Worksheets (English) /  Beyond the Exhibitions Dino Jaws Worksheets  (Spanish)

Dr. Entomo's Palace of Exotic Wonders
English / Spanish

Chocolate: The Exhibition  (resources from the Field Museum website)

The Horse 
Exhibition Educator Guide

All That Glitters: The Splendor and Science of Gems and Minerals
English /  Spanish

Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition
School Educator Resources

Ends of the Earth: From Polar Bears to Penguins
English / Spanish
Worksheets :
Adapt a Polar Bear — English / Spanish
Climate Change — English / Spanish
Phenomenal Penguins — English / Spanish
Polar Geography — English / Spanish

Lizards & Snakes: Alive! 
English / Spanish

Dinosaurs: Ancient Fossils, New Discoveries
English / Spanish

DARWIN Evolution | Revolution
English / Spanish

BODY WORLDS & The Brain–Our Three Pound Gem

Water: H2O=Life
English / Spanish

A Day in Pompeii

Playing with Time

Dinosaurs Reel and Robotic
English  /  Spanish

English  /  Spanish

Vikings: Journey to a New World

Backyard Monsters
English  /  Spanish

Earth, Wind and WILDFIRE

Feathered Dinosaurs and the Origin of Flight
English  /  Spanish

Plant Portraits: The California Legacy of A.R. Valentien
English  /  Spanish

The Endurance: Shackleton's Legendary Antarctic Expedition

Glow: Living Lights

DOGS: Wolf, Myth, Hero & Friend

FORE! The Planet
FORE! The Planet Museum Activity

(PDF* format)

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