Lesson Plans and Curriculum

Utah State Core in the Museum - Click here for some examples of how the core aligns with our exhibits!

 

Lesson Plans

Click on the lessons below to review activities for your students to complete before, during, and after their visit to the Museum.

 

Special exhibit: Genome Unlocking Life's Code

Teacher Guide Provides excellent information on the exhibit, previsit activities, handouts to complete while in the exhibit and post visit extension activities.

Learn Genetics - The University of Utah Genetic Science Learning Center (for students)

Teach Genetics - The University of Utah Genetic Science Learning Center (for teachers)

 

 

K-2nd Grade Gallery Guide:

Student Observation Gallery Guide (English)

Student Observation Gallery Guide (Spanish)

Chaperone Observation Gallery Guide

Chaperone Guides and Museum Map in Spanish

 

 

 

3rd-6th Grade Observation and Inference Gallery Guides:

Gallery Guide Booklet! (Combination of all the pages set up in a book)

Past Worlds Gallery Guide - Dinosaur Adaptations (English)

Past Worlds Gallery Guide - Dinosaur Adaptations (Spanish)

Past Worlds Gallery Guide 1

Past Worlds Gallery Guide 2

Great Salt Lake Gallery Guide 1

Great Salt Lake Gallery Guide 2

Land Galery Guide 1

Land Gallery Guide 2

First Peoples Gallery 1

First People Gallery 2

Life Gallery Guide 1

Life Gallery Guide 2

Sky Gallery Guide 1

Native Voices Gallery Guide 1

 

 

6th - 12th Grade Gallery Guides

 

Utah's Unique Habitats (Middle School)

Utah's Unique Habitats (High School)

Human Evolution (High School Biology)

 


Want to make the most of your visit to the Museum? 

Attend one of our FREE 3-hour long Field Trip Workshops.  Become familiar with the Museum and the curriculum we have developed for your students to use while you are here.  Walk away with information and resources to help make the most of your Field Trip to the Museum.  

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