The Sioux City Public Museum offers a variety of educational resources for use in the classroom related to local history and science.
Powerpoints & digital photographs
Powerpoints of Sioux City photographs are available for educators from the Sioux City Public Museum at a special rate and on a wide variety of subjects. The photographs and powerpoints are for educational use only. Download t
NASA Spaceflight Explorers
Spaceflight Explorers is an educational project managed by the Johnson Space Center Education Office to assist museums in conducting programs. As part of this project, the Sioux City Public Museum was provided with NASA-themed resources that highlight the historic past, successful present and bright future of human space exploration. Each kit contains a handbook (with subject overview and lesson plans) and a variety of materials to complete the hands-on lessons. Download the NASA flyer for teachers pdf for details.
Rock and Mineral Kit
Kit contains 18 mineral samples, 20 examples of igneous, metamorphic or sedimentary Rocks; 3 state rocks and 9 fossil samples, as well as guidebook with a thorough description of all contents. Free to educators and available for 1 to 2 weeks at a time. Educators must arrange for pickup/return.