Traveling Trunk

Traveling Trunks

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If you are looking to enhance your classroom lessons on natural history, check out one of our Traveling Trunks. These trunks are packed with structured curricula to use, along with exciting hands-on items to explore for "hands-on, minds-on" learning. Bring your lessons to life! 

Anyone can check out a kit! They are great for home school groups, camps, scout troops, daycare...

Educational Resources Brochure (0.8 MB PDF)

Borrowing Instructions

These Traveling Trunks can be checked out from the Fairbanks Alaska Public Lands Information Center located inside the Morris Thompson Cultural and Visitors Center between the hours of 8:00 AM and 4:30. Trunks may be checked out for a two week period and may be reserved up to three months in advance of checkout.  A refundable deposit of $20.00 is required at the time of check-out. The deposit will be refunded upon return of the kits by 4:00 PM on the due date. Your presence is required during check-in. 

At a rural school in Alaska?  No problem!  We will ship all of our kits to rural schools. Generally, FAPLIC pays the shipping one way and the school pays the return postage.  


Biology: Animals, Biology: Plants, Conservation, Ecology, Education, Social Studies, Wilderness
animal, insects, mammal, birds, Gold Rush, Fish, wetlands, boreal forest, owl pellet, trees, tundra, migration, habitat, food web, alaska, adaptation, arctic adaptation
Traveling Trunk

Last updated: April 30, 2018