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Whether you are teaching K–12 school groups in-person or virtually, our educators can broadcast LIVE to your students on any of the major video conferencing platforms. Virtual visits enhance your standard curriculum and add interesting enrichment opportunities. Our programs are designed to be adjustable in length and content so we may best fit the needs of you and your learners.

Virtual Visit Offerings

Some programs have associated activity materials. These are provided digitally for those able to print and distribute. If you have no printer access, all activities can be completed with a blank sheet of paper.

China

Bronze objects from the Shang Dyansty.

Dating with Style

China’s Material Culture

Best for Grades: 6-8, 9-12, Adult

Students learn how archeologists use style analysis to identify when an artifact was made. Students take a close look at three distinct dynasties from ancient China and learn about the artistic styles that represent each period. Then they are challenged to closely observe replica artifacts and determine when they were made.

*Program Materials: Paper and writing utensils

Glazed pottery camel figurines, wearing saddles with their necks up and mouths opened.

Global Voyagers

Destination China!

Best for Grades: 6-8, 9-12, Adult

Join the crew for a digital journey to ancient China! See some of the most ancient writings of the early emperors and decipher their meaning. Uncover the legacy of Silk Road merchants and traders. Trace a history written in beautiful artwork and inspiring monuments. Your fellow voyagers will help you explore along the way!

Learn from someone who lived there! Book a virtual International Classroom Workshop for this area.

Technology Requirements

We are able connect with you without the need of any special equipment or extra downloads! After you schedule your program, you will have access to technical support from our staff.

Plan Your Virtual Visit

Use the Request Your Program form to submit your interest and begin your booking. You will be contacted by our staff directly after your virtual request is received to discuss program details and to schedule a Tech Check to ensure smooth connections between the Museum and participating institution.

Cost (30 student per workshop)

Class Size Limits

Reading Ancient Artifacts

Prepare your learners to practice their critical skills by sharing their observations, stating claims, and forming questions about an artifact in the Museum’s collection. This 30-minute virtual visit is available for the special price of $100.00 through the end of the academic year!

Program Packages

Special offerings providing priority scheduling and dedicated technical support for those booking multiple programs within one school or many in a district.