Indiana State Museum Engagement Team

Indiana State Museum Engagement Team


School & Outreach Programs


Program Description

Whether it’s at the museum or in your classroom, we offer hands-on, exploratory and interactive programs on a variety of topics that provide your students a fun way to learn about Indiana’s art, history and STEM connections. All programs fulfill select Indiana Academic Standards.


K-Grade 2

Ice Age Survival
What adaptations helped animals survive during the Ice Age? Do we see these


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Program Detail

Program type: Workshop/Class (In-School), Workshop/Class (Out-of-School)
Artistic Discipline: History & Heritage, Multi-Discipline
Subject: History, Math, Science, Social Studies
Population Served Kindergarten, Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Students with Disabilities
Bilingual: Yes
Available dates:

In-museum dates: offered Tues. – Fri., from Sept. 2018 through May 2019; Outreach dates: offered Mon. – Fri., year-round (except Dec.)



Length of :Program 60 minutes
Fees / Ticketing:

In-museum program cost: $4 per student ($60 fee for less than 15 students); Outreach cost: $150/class; additional classes $100 for the same program plus travel fees (30-60 miles $20; 60-90 miles $40; 90+ miles $60)


Connects to State (IDOE) and/or Common Core Curriculum Standards: Yes


Conducts educational programming for 2 or more years: Yes
Performs criminal background checks on staff with youth contact: Yes
Provides study guides for teachers and or students: Yes
Provides tools to assess student learning (workshops and residencies): Yes
Provides scholarship and reduced fees: Yes
Conducts ongoing assessments of program quality: Yes
Connects to State (IDOE) and/or Common Core Curriculum Standards: Yes