Education for School Groups
The Staten Island Museum provides a diverse offering of Education Lessons for school groups from kindergarten through college. All of our programs meet the NYC Scope and Sequence, NY State, and Common Core ELA and Math standards. The Museum's Education Department is a NYC DOE Certified Vendor. Please download the Education Brochure or request a printed copy by calling Loretta Lonecke at 718.483.7103.
Click here to download the 2012 - 2013 brochure.
Teacher Resources (Pre- and Post-Visit Materials)
We want to support your classroom teaching with our content. Please download our pre- and post- visit materials specific to your school’s trip. These offerings can be used before or after your school’s lesson to the Museum:
- Animal Homes
- Art Now
- A Day at the Beach
- Butterflies and Moths
- Celebrate: China
- Celebrate: Mexico
- Cicada Contest
- Community Workers
- Disappearing Frogs, Bats and Bees
- Fine, Feathered Friends
- Geo Wonders
- Romare Bearden – Collage
- Staten Island Ferry: Come Aboard!
Groups with fewer than 10 individuals are welcome to browse our galleries. Touch a meteorite, see the ferry shoe shiners brushes, be exposed to new exciting artwork, and tour our famous Lenape display. Check back soon for scavenger hunts, gallery quizzes students can complete for extra credit, and more exhibit tidbits.