STEM Traveling Trunks
Bring the Petroleum Museum into your classroom with these unique hands-on, cross-curricular STEM teaching tools! These trunks are designed to educate students while building on fundamental disciplines like science, technology, engineering, math, art, social studies, and language arts. Each trunk contains:
- Lesson plans and activities that are aligned with the TEKS for K – 12 education.
- All supplies that are needed with each lesson.
How to Reserve Trunks:
Traveling trunks are available for check out for a one-week period, depending on availability. Please contact the Education Department at email@example.com to reserve a trunk or with any questions you have. You will be responsible for picking up and dropping off the trunk(s) at the Museum. Cost is $25 per week. Descriptions and TEKS alignment for each trunk can be found by clicking on the links below.
Traveling Trunks Available:
Geology: Grades K – 2 - Sponsored by Covia
Earth Science: Grades 3 – 6 - Sponsored by Covia
Energy: Grades K-6 (call for information)
- LEGO BricQ Motion Essential: Grades K-5
- LEGO BricQ Motion Prime - Science of Sports: Grades 6-8
LEGO MoreToMath: Grades 1 – 2 - Supplies provided by Helen Greathouse Charitable Trust
LEGO Maker Simple Machines: Grades 3 - 5
Ozobot Robotics: Grades 1 – 6
- STEM Art: Grades K-5 - Sponsored by Rea Charitable Trust
STEM in Action: Grades K - 6 (multiple options available for LIFE, EARTH, & PHYSICAL SCIENCE - click for more information)
Straw Rockets: Grades 5-12
Treehouse STEM Challenge: Grades K - 1