The Museum offers several pre-assembled kits for educators to check out and use in their classrooms. There is no charge to borrow and check out time is for two weeks. Refer to the grade level and unit/focus listed below for common core connections. Call our Education Department to check out a kit: (337) 291-5548.
Rocks, Minerals, & Fossils:
Includes samples of igneous, sedimentary, and metamorphic rocks, a collection of minerals, and fossil replica set. Feel free to customize this kit and only take the components you need.
Includes teaching materials from the colonial era such as replica hornbooks, slate tablets and slate pencils.
Includes artifacts and replicas of items such as haversacks, uniform components, and primary documents.
Includes costume replicas of colonial dress, replica paper money, coins & authentic period French newspapers.
Includes replica and authentic skeletons and skins of lizards and snakes.
Includes skull replicas, authentic skins, and track casts of a selection of herbivores, omnivores, and carnivores.
Size & Properties and Materials & Products
All kit contents are subject to change from one check-out to the next as items become worn or damaged and need replacing.