Teachers

In addition to our special school programs, tours and art projects, the Bowers offers an array of services for local teachers and educators including Open Houses, Professional Development, Common Core friendly curriculum guides focusing on all of our exhibitions, and more! The Bowers Museum strives to be a resource, a destination, an extension, and an enhancement of your classroom!

 


CURRICULUM GUIDES FOR SPECIAL EXHIBITIONS

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Endurance - Curriculum Guide (click to download)

Curriculum guide developed for the exhibition Endurance: The Antarctic Legacy of Sir Ernest Shackleton and Frank Hurley.


CURRICULUM GUIDES FOR PERMANENT COLLECTION GALLERIES

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Southern California Indian Curriculum Guide (click to download)

Developed in conjunction with the First Californians gallery in the permanent collection.

 

 

Missions Ranchos teachers guide

 

Early California History: Exploration and Settlement Curriculum Guide (click to download)

Developed in conjunction with the California history galleries in the permanent collection, including the California Legacies: Missions & Ranchos gallery.

 

 

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California Bounty: Curriculum Guide (click to download)

Developed in conjunction with California Bounty: Image and Identity, 1850-1930 gallery in the permanent collection.