Educational Resources

Educational Resources for Teachers

Plan a Field Trip
Engage the senses, bring curriculum concepts to life, and inspire new questions during a field trip to The Field Museum! Check out our Field Trip Programs, including registration information, planning resources, and related student programs.

Bring Collections to Your Classroom
The N. W. Harris Learning Collection at The Field Museum offers more than 1,500 treasures for educators and parents to borrow. Use the materials from our Learning Collection to engage learners in scientific practices, develop critical thinking skills, and pique curiosity about Earth’s natural and cultural diversity. Check out these exciting resources connected to Vodou: Sacred Powers of Haiti:

  • Hopi Traditions Experience Box: Make connections between Hopi customs and the Vodou: Sacred Powers of Haiti exhibition by exploring the many facets of these living cultures and promoting respect and sensitivity among diverse peoples.

  • West African Fabrics and Symbols Experience Box: Create a deeper understanding of the important role symbols play across different cultures by examining symbols commonly found in West African cultures and comparing them to those represented throughout the Vodou: Sacred Powers of Haiti exhibition.