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 over 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 Maharaja: The Splendor of India’s Royal Courts:

  • Living Together: Shoes Experience Box—Explore shoes from around the world, including a paduka from India.

  • Silkworm Exhibit Case—Examine the silkworm, an important player in the historic Silk Road trade network.