Other Resources for Teachers
Students completing mystery hunt in HoMES

On this page you will find a variety of resources to enhance your museum visit and extend the educational experience beyond the walls of the Museum!

 

Pre and Post Visit Activities & Lesson Plans - more coming soon!

This section includes activities and study guides that are meant for the classroom, either before or after a visit to the Museum.

Connecticut Landforms Wordsearch - Pre-visit vocabulary activity 

Notes on Ecological Principles Easily Seen in the Hall of Southern New England Natural History - for MS/HS Ecology studies

 

  

Activity Sheets

The following activity sheets are provided to direct and focus your self-guided visit to the Museum or to augment your program experience.  You are welcome to download, print and reproduce these.  Please bring your own pencils and clipboards.

  

NEW for 2017

Challenging Mystery Hunt for Spring 2017 (select Word or pdf)

Adaptations Camouflage Activity Hunt (select Word or pdf)

Rocks & Minerals Mystery Hunt (select Word or pdf)

Habitats & Food Webs Diorama Search (select Word or pdf)

 

Older Activity Sheets 

3rd floor Moderate Mystery Hunt (select Word or pdf)

3rd floor Moderate Mystery Hunt ANSWERS (select Word or pdf)

 

Ancient Egypt Hunt (select Word or pdf)

Ancient Egypt Hunt ANSWERS (select Word or pdf)

 

Difficult Mystery Hunt (select Word or pdf)

Difficult Mystery Hunt ANSWERS (select Word or pdf)

 

Dinosaurs Hunt 6 and younger (select Word or pdf)

Dinosaurs Hunt 6 and younger ANSWERS (select Word or pdf)