Activities and Resources
Check out our Virtual Museum page to explore the museum from home!
Explore the museum with activity sheets. Choose the galleries you want to visit and look for the related activities.
Writing boards are available at the museum. Please bring your own pencils. Note: only pencils are allowed in galleries (no markers, pastels, etc).
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Answer sheets are available upon request. Email UAemail@example.com.
Kits & Objects for Loan
The museum has many kits and objects available to borrow for educational purposes.
Use hands-on objects to enhance your lessons and help your students explore culture,
science, art, and history.
See our Kits & Objects Page.
Kits are also available from the following sources:
- Alaska App (free museum audio guide)
- Alaska's Digital Archives
- Alaska Treaty of Cession Online Exhibit
- Colors of Nature Curriculum
- Ethnobotany Film Series
- Kenelm Philip Lepidoptera Collection (includes ideas for lesson plans)
- National History Day Resources
- PoLAR Voices Podcast
- UAMN Exhibit & Education films
- UAMN on Tumblr
- UAMN on YouTube
The University of Alaska Museum of the North and the UAF Geophysical Institute joined forces to bring the state's only digital portable planetarium to communities in Rural Alaska. Learn more about it on the Geophysical Institute website.