For Everyone

For your Museum visit

  • Chaperone Guides – Use these guides to engage children as they explore the Museum.
  • Treasure Hunt* – Search for North Carolina treasures on every floor of the main Museum. 

For Home, School, or in the Field


Materials for Educators


External Resources

Monarch Watch

http://monarchwatch.org/
Join hundreds of students across the country who monitor the monarchs' movements through Monarch Watch. This national science program sponsors the tagging of monarch butterflies to learn more about their migration pathways.

National Geographic

http://www.nationalgeographic.com/
National Geographic Magazine and related publications. Maps, news, education, interactive features, kids section, photography, forums, live events & exhibitions.

Natural History Museum: Nature Online

http://www.nhm.ac.uk/nature-online
Online exhibits at the Natural History Museum of London.

North Carolina Environmental Education Clearinghouse

http://www.ee.enr.state.nc.us/
Promotes environmental education and natural resource stewardship.

On the Prairie

http://www.bellmuseum.umn.edu/games/prairie/
Prairie ecology and environmental education from the University of Minnesota and BellLIVE!. Includes a Field Guide to the Prairie, Build-a-Prairie interactive game, research info and educational resources and Quicktime movies and VR.