History and culture come to life through engagement with artifacts from around the world. Bring your school group to the Bowers and discover a new way to view, experience and create art!
School tours are led by Bowers trained art docents, who engage students in active looking and discussion focusing on a select number of works in the collection. Tours and art classes are aligned with state content standards for history/social science and language arts and the new core curriculum.
Galleries and tour dates are subject to change, please call or email our School Tours department to reserve today! 714.567.3680 email@example.com
Kidseum Cultural Art Trunks
Kidseum Cultural Art Trunks are designed to create a mini-gallery in your classroom. The trunks include materials related to their theme such as hands-on art objects, lesson plans, videos, and books. Individual trunk themes include: Mexican American, Chinese, Ancient Egyptian, African and others. Kidseum Cultural Art Trunks are available for a fee of $40 per week. To reserve a trunk please call 714.567.3670 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Kidseum School and Community Presentations
Kidseum art instructors provide customized cultural presentations and art classes for your school, classroom or service organization. Fees range from $8-$10 per person, depending on the project. For more information and booking please call 714.567.3670 or email email@example.com.
WINTER 2014 EDUCATOR OPEN HOUSE
Wednesday, January 15, 2014, 3:30 pm – 7 pm
Join us for an evening of exploration, creativity, and fun! For administrators, general and special educators, school staff, homeschool teachers, college & university faculty, student teachers & parents! This exclusive evening features viewing of our permanent and special exhibitions that are aligned with K-12 curriculum, Common Core Standards and college/university level studies. Learn about our exciting 2014 exhibition schedule and scholarships available through our Museum School Partnership Program.
- Priority booking of school tours & art classes
- Free curricular & instructional resources to prepare your students for their visit to the museum
- Opportunity to be creative with our hands-on art projects
- Free raffles for Bowers memberships, school tours, art classes and busing transportation
SPRING 2014 EDUCATOR WORKSHOP:
SOULFUL CREATURES: ANIMAL MUMMIES OF ANCIENT EGYPT
Wednesday, April 16, 2014, 3:30 pm – 7 pm
Details to be announced
December 12, 2013