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
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
National Geographic Magazine and related publications. Maps, news, education, interactive features, kids section, photography, forums, live events & exhibitions.

Natural History Museum: Nature Online
Online exhibits at the Natural History Museum of London.

North Carolina Office of Environmental Education
Promotes environmental education and natural resource stewardship.

On the 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.