Activities & Resources for Educators

To use in classrooms before, during, or after a self-lead visit to the NHM.

Redwood Resources

A list of Outdoor Education Centers

Redwood Resources for Educators

Save the Redwoods League Educator Resources

Redwood Forest Websearch

Palmer's Point Virtual Tidepool

Image of Plamer's Point Virtual TidepoolClick on the image to explore the tidepool.

Credit: Humboldt State University Place-Based Learning Communities: 

Around the Block...A Walk Through Time

This activity is appropriate for any one over the age of 4 years old, but kids MUST be accompanied by adults. The activity walks you through time, beginning outside our main door with point #1, marking the formation of the Earth 4.5 billion years ago.


Street Map of the natural history museum. Numbers placed along the map represent a period of years