Education

Educator Resources

       


GulfQuest's goal is to provide teachers and their students with a value-added, HIGHLY-EDUCATIONAL experience.

GulfQuest will offer the following resources to help educators maximize learning before, during and after their field trip to GulfQuest:


GulfQuest Education Program Guide 2016-2017

Pre- and Post-visit Ideas   –  Offers suggestions on how to prepare students for a field trip and provide follow-up activities after their visit. These will include connections to social studies, science, math, literature and writing.

Treasure Hunts

Keep students focused on learning outcomes during their visit. Choose your grade level, mixed content treasure hunt, or a content specific treasure hunt. Be sure to include your chaperones so they can be engaged with your students' learning process.

K-1 Grades 2-3 Grades 4-5 Grades 6-8 Navigation Grades 4-8 Ships and Boats Grades 4-8 Weather Grades 4-8 Navigation High School Shipping High School

Exhibit Connections to State Courses of Study

In each link below, you will find a description that outlines how certain GulfQuest exhibits connect with each state's standards.

Alabama Objectives Florida Objectives Mississippi Objectives

 

 

 

HOME SCHOOL PROGRAMS

Coming Soon!

Home school groups may still book a field trip including Classroom Programs.

 

DOWN THE HATCH

A ship's cargo is traditionally loaded by lowering it through large openings in the deck, called "hatches." Nowadays, the term is a toast offered before taking food or drink.