Learning discoveries direct to your classroom
As part of The Durham Museum’s Blended Learning Initiative, we invite students of all ages to watch history come alive through our virtual connections. This opportunity allows you to connect with the museum when it fits best with your current unit of study. Our free online content is shared monthly with educators on our Blended Learning Listserv. Join us today and as we take your 21st Century learners on a trip to the past!
- 1st Monday of the month – Virtual Field Trips (Each presentation will last 15-20 minutes) Join us as we explore everything from our 1890s replica of a one room schoolhouse, to our unique model of the Trans Mississippi and International Exposition. This is a great way to introduce a unit of study or use as a capstone.
- 2nd Monday of the month – How-To Webinars Built with teachers in mind, we will go step-by-step into how to utilize our Photo Archives, online websites, and exhibit curriculum. This is a must see for educators of all ages.
- 3rd Monday of the month – Ask the Expert and Story Time with Mr. Sullivan
Join us as we live stream a discussion with an expert. An invitation for exploratory questions will go out to registered groups prior to the streaming that will be answered live on air.
Our Story Time with Mr. Sullivan will delve into children’s literature covering a range of genres and topics. This monthly book report will get your students thinking about how their own day-to-day lives relate to some of our favorite books.
- 4th Monday of the month – Artifact Discoveries Ever wonder what something was used for, or why is has the shape it does? Join us each month as we explore different artifacts from around the museum. An invitation for exploratory questions will go out to registered groups prior to the streaming that will be answered live on air. This opportunity will correlate to standards met during your in house field trip.
To learn more, contact our Education Specialist and Blended Learning Manager at firstname.lastname@example.org
or by calling 402-444-5027. We hope to connect with you soon!