For Educators

School Tools for Educators, by Educators!

Think outside the box! Let us bring the excitement and learning of a Kidzu Field Trip to you. We have packaged our curricularly-aligned activities on a variety of STEM subjects with all the tools you need to create a fun experiential day that fits your setting, virtual, live or hybrid. See below for more information on what we have to offer. To get in touch and rent any of our School Tools or for more information, please contact: programs@kidzuchildrensmuseum.org

Kidzu Field Trips in a Box – Customized and Delivered to your Setting

A selection of our traditional, curricularly-aligned field trip topics have been adapted to provide individual supplies for each student, therefore allowing the excitement and scientific exploration our field trips always deliver while remaining COVID-conscious. All lesson plans and materials for our COVID-conscious field trips are available for rental and can be delivered to your educational setting to be led by an independent educator. For more information on field trip curriculum, please visit our Field Trips page

Available Field Trips:
Pre-K: Sink and Float
1st Grade: Forces and Motion
2nd Grade: Good Vibrations

The cost to rent our field trip materials and curriculum is $50 per classroom. 

See additional per-student costs below if you are interested in Kidzu providing individual student materials:

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Pre-K: Sink and Float

$1 per student

1st Grade: Forces and Motion

$3 per student

2nd Grade: Good Vibrations

$2 per student

Contact programs@kidzuchildrensmuseum.org to inquire further about field trip material rentals and per-student costs.

Kidzu Outdoor Discovery Boxes

Kidzu Discovery Boxes are now available for rental! Each of our 4 Discovery Boxes include grade-specific, curricularly aligned STEM activities designed to be done outdoors. Each Discovery Box includes a facilitator guide with lesson plans and all the materials needed to complete each activity. If you are educating in a virtual setting, we are happy to provide our facilitator guides for download to be adapted to meet your students’ needs.  If you are in-person with your students, we would love to work with you to utilize our discovery boxes for an adapted classroom “field trip”. Our Field Trip Coordinator is always available to help modify the activities to fit the needs of your class.

The cost to rent our Discovery Box materials and curriculum is $50 per classroomAdditional per-student costs can be calculated if you are interested in Kidzu providing individual student materials for the activities you are interested in. Contact programs@kidzuchildrensmuseum.org for further assistance calculating exact per-student costs.

Kidzu’s STEM Boxes

Our STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) Boxes provide curricularly-aligned activities to engage and excite students in a selection of grade-aligned science topics. STEM Boxes are ready to use in a variety of settings led by an independent educator. Each STEM Box functions as many field trips do, with a full introduction to the topic and 3 different stations-based activities for learners to enjoy. STEM Boxes are available for rental and include all necessary lesson plans and individual materials for students to use in COVID-conscious settings. 

STEM Box Topics:
Weather (Kindergarten, 2nd Grade)
Tech for Tots (Pre-K, Kindergarten)
Matter (2nd, 3rd Grade)
Four Forces of Flight (1st, 3rd Grade)
Renewable Energy (6th, 7th, and 8th Grade)

The cost to rent our STEM Box materials and curriculum is $50 per classroom. 

See additional per-student costs below if you are interested in Kidzu providing individual student materials:

Weather (Kindergarten, 2nd Grade)

$4 per student

Tech for Tots (Pre-K, Kindergarten)

$1 per student

Matter (2nd, 3rd grade)

$2 per student

Four Forces of Flight (1st, 3rd grade)

$1 per student

Renewable Energy (6th, 7th, & 8th Grade)

$3 per student

Contact programs@kidzuchildrensmuseum.org to inquire further about STEM boxes and per-student costs.

Looking for more engaging activities for your virtual or hybrid-setting classroom? You’ve come to the right place! We have open-sourced and virtual materials available to provide educators with free, engaging, curricularly-aligned activities to be used in a variety of settings. 

Virtual Learning Kits

Our virtual learning kits are designed to support educators, students, and families during virtual learning at home. These kits include online educator resources, book recommendations, engaging learning activities, and ideas for hands-on STEAM education. Each kit is designed to provide a week (5 days) of instructional inspiration as well as connections to downloadable content that can be used beyond the first week.

Bee You

Spread your wings!
Lesson Plan

Book List

Bee School

Creating a Classroom Community
Lesson Plan
Book List

Bee-yond the Hive

Building on your Learning
Lesson Plan
Book List

Direct to Tech

Learn about coding!
Lesson Plan

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