In alignment with the Museum’s mission to educate and inspire visitors to make their mark on history, an emphasis is placed on providing tools and resources that meet the practical needs of teachers in classrooms across California.
All field trip tour and learning programs feature accompanying materials aligned with History-Social Science, Visual and Performing Arts, Common Core ELA, Civics outcomes and CASEL Core SEL Competencies.
Sacramento Bee online resources
Oakland Museum of California: online exhibit
American Experience’s Gold Rush: teacher guides, timelines, maps & more
California State Parks online resources
Library of Congress: interactive timeline on Westward Expansion & Reform (1829-1859)
Sacramento Pioneers: Local perspective on time period