Elementary School Resources

Below are K-6 resources you may find useful in your classrooms and at home. We appreciate your feedback through this short form, which helps us to improve our programs.

 

Resources created by other groups:

  • Berkshire Museum Activities & Worksheets  for educators and families.   An online library of digital tools including educator-led “Daily Doodle” activities, printable “Word of the Day” activities, discussion prompts for episodes of “What’s in the Basement?” and more.
  • Be a Chemist with the Berkshire Museum: Play the role of a medicinal chemist by practicing real scientific techniques and exploring basic principles of chemistry.  Together we will complete a lab and create a new antacid medicine, just like a real chemist!
  • A Virtual Tour of Hancock Shaker Village: Check out baby goats at the Village or Blacksmithing at the Tannery.   Additional information and videos can be found at the Hancock Shaker Village website or YouTube channel.
  • Camp GD – General Dynamics Mission Systems employees and interns have created CAMP GD, a virtual lab packed with fun science experiments suitable for all ages.  Each video includes a list of materials needed for each experiment.  Adult supervision is required.