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  • Lava Beds National Monument

    Cultural Traveling Trunk

    Cultural Traveling Trunk

    The Cultural trunk teaches students the definition of culture while talking about the Modoc Indians, the Modoc War, the Oregon Trail, and the changes that settlers brought to this area. The trunk includes two videos, tule reeds, American Indian artifacts, and several posters.

  • Zion National Park

    Dinosaur Discovery Travel Trunk

    Dinosaur Discovery Travel Trunk

    Zion’s Dinosaur Discovery Travel Trunk helps students explore the ancient environments of Utah, its geologic time scale, the formation and different types of fossils, and types of dinosaurs that lived in Utah during the Mesozoic Era.

  • Olympic National Park

    Ecosystems

    Ecosystems

    This trunk explores the three prominent ecosystems of Olympic National Park, the coastal, lowland forest, and mountain ecosystems. Investigate the dramatic setting of Olympic through the engaging activities of the Ecosystem trunk. Trunk includes plant and animal profiles, ecosystems profiles, and activities center around habitat, web-of-life, population dynamics, sensory based exercises and stewardship.

  • Alaska Public Lands

    Fire in Alaska Kit

    Fire in Alaska Kit

    This educational kit provides teachers and students with an excellent opportunity to learn about the importance and problems of fires. they will be able to identify hazard signs and natural change while taking part in group activities.

  • Fire Island National Seashore

    Fire Island Treasure Chest

    Fire Island Treasure Chest

    These chests contain field guides to the island, seashore life, shells, sand samples, magnets, a magnifying glass, teacher's packet, and other treasures. Call 631-687-4780 to learn more about how you can bring the Seashore into your classroom!

  • Glacier National Park

    FireWorks Trunk

    FireWorks Trunk

    The FireWorks trunk teaches students about the physical and chemical properties of fire as well as the role of wildfire in our western landscape. This trunk is packed with exciting experiments, a felt board, wall posters, an interactive CD highlighting native uses of fire, and much more!

  • Fossil Butte National Monument

    Fossil Education Kit

    Fossil Education Kit

    This kit and curriculum is intended to aid teachers presenting the concepts of past life and fossils to second and third grade students. The guide is organized into four units: Unit 1, fossilization and human influences (second grade); Unit 2, adaptation, (third grade), Unit 3, community, (third grade) and Unit 4 human influences (third grade). It accompanies a traveling trunk that contains everything a teacher needs to teach about fossils.

  • John Day Fossil Beds National Monument

    Fossil Study Kits

    Horse Fossil Study Kit Includes horse fossil replicas, DVD, background information and ODE curriculum-based, hands-on activities for students grade 9 through undergraduate level. (Kit use fee of $10.) Fossil Kit Contains over 20 real fossils spanning geologic time, DVD, slide programs and activities targeted for students grades 3 to 9. (Kit use fee of $10.)

  • Abraham Lincoln Birthplace National Historical Park

    Frontier Life of Abraham Lincoln

    Frontier Life of Abraham Lincoln

    The traveling trunk provides educators with materials that will assist students when studying the life and times of Abraham Lincoln on the Kentucky frontier. Packed with educational materials, lesson plans, reproduction period items, audiovisual resources, and a narrative, the trunk allows teachers and students anywhere in the country to receive a hands-on experience of the frontier life of Abraham Lincoln delivered to their door.

  • Geology Kit

    Geology Kit

    The Geology kit includes lessons and activities that help students to learn about the Cascade Range, volcano types, rock types, cave environments, and cave characteristics. The kit also includes rock samples, two geology videos, and a review game.