Follow us on FacebookFollow us on TwitterFollow us on FlickrFollow us on YouTubeFollow us on PinterestFollow us on Instagram

Contact NHM School Programs

info@nhm.org

(213) 763-3529

Request a visit!

 

Lesson Plans and Activities - Grade 4

Traveling the Silk Road

runs Jan 13 - April 11, 2014

Teachable Moments Quick activities to guide student exploration in the Gem and Mineral Hall.

What's In a Fable? Experience storytelling with fables from thousands of years ago, and write your own.

 

Gem and Mineral Hall

A Miner's Life for Me! Consider the daily trials of a miner during the California Gold Rush.

California's Geologic Regions Through mineral investigation, discover California's four unique geologic regions.

Properties of Minerals Examine mineral properties as a tool for identification.

The Rock Cycle Compare and contrast the three major types of rocks in this probe into the rock cycle.

Teachable Moments Quick activities to guide student exploration in the Gem and Mineral Hall.

 

Age of Mammals

Investigating Adaptations Explore what adaptations are and how they reflect an animal's environment. Showcase new knowledge with a narrative presentation.

 

Dinosaur Hall

The Dino Diner Use math and science to deliver excellent customer service to some paleo patrons!

 

Bird Hall

Teachable Moments Quick activities to guide student exploration in the Bird Hall.


Mammal Halls

Teachable Moments Quick activities to guide student exploration in the Mammal Halls.

 

California History Hall

California History Hall  Click to download activity guide