Introducing Your Students to the Commonwealth Museum

Tuesday 8:30 – Commonwealth Museum Conference Room

Presenter: Stephen Kenney, Abby Alford – Commonwealth Museum

The Commonwealth Museum offers free field trip programs for elementary, middle and high school students. This session provides a tour of the museum including rare original materials such as Paul Revere’s copper engraving plate for the Boston Massacre image, and one of fourteen original copies of the Bill of the 1789 Bill of Rights. Learn about Interactive exhibits that bring history alive and museum classroom exercises geared to the Massachusetts curriculum frameworks.

Target Audience

  • Elementary
  • Middle School
  • High School

Subject Area

  • U.S. History
  • Civics/Government
  • Diversity Issues