The Museum Staff and Volunteer Corps have created programs and activities to help you enrich your students’ classroom experience.
Kids’ History Book
Written especially for elementary school-age children, On the Trail of History: A Kid’s Guide to Wilmette’s Past can help you teach Wilmette history. To order the book online, visit our Shop page. If you wish to order multiple copies for classroom use, email the Museum Director for information about school discounts.
Scheduling a Field Trip
For information about bringing your class to the Museum, please visit our Schools page.
Warming Up for Your Second Grade Field Trip
We have prepared these activities to help make your visit a memorable one. Before you bring your class to the Museum, you might try one of these activities. Each of the activities can be downloaded.