PINK PALACE MUSEUM VIRTUAL FIELD TRIPS
Each Virtual Field Trip will include:
Link information to a recorded 30-45 minute lesson that includes demonstrations
for your students, or a live virtual field trip that will show at 9:30 am or 11:00 am.
Please call to request other available times.
Call Reservations at 901-636-2362 to schedule your field trip.
Please give at least 48 hours notice when scheduling a field trip. Your materials will be delivered to your school before your planned virtual field trip. You will receive the video link the day before the scheduled field trip.
Prices and Materials:
Recorded field trips will be $4.00 per student with a minimum of 10 students.
Live field trips will be $6.00 per student with a minimum of 20 students.
Materials will be included in the cost.
VIRTUAL FIELD TRIPS:
Memorable Memphians Gallery Tour
Recorded Virtual Field Trip only
Grades 3-8 History, Culture, and Tennessee History Curriculum Standards
Contrast how the principles set forth in the Declaration of Independence clashed with the treatment of different groups including: women, enslaved people, and Native Americans. Describe the effect of the Great Depression on Tennessee and the impact of the New Deal policies on the state. Hear the stories of eight Memorable Memphians who contributed to our city's rich culture. See medical instruments related to yellow fever, paintings, and the uniform of a WWI soldier as we guide you through Memphis history.
Activity: Fill-in-the- blank Memorable Memphians packet (Answers in gallery tour)
Grades K-8 Physical Science Curriculum Standards, PS1-Matter & Its Interactions, PS2-Motion & Stability: Forces & Interactions
Explore requirements needed to create sound. Find out how sound waves move through air and water. Learn what sound waves look like and how we receive and interpret sounds.
Activity: Make Your Own Kazoo
Grades K-8 ESS2-Earth's Systems
Observe clouds and learn how weather tools can predict the weather. Investigate air pressure while a miniature tornado forms. Learn what you can do to keep safe in floods, thunderstorms and tornadoes.
Activity: Make a Weather Vane
Fun with Physical Science
Grades 1-5 Physical Science Curriculum Standards, PS1-Matter & Its Interactions, PS2-Motion & Stability: Forces & Interactions, Sponsored by TVA
Use household materials to explore the properties of matter including density, surface tension, and magnetism.
Activity: Runaway Pepper (Surface tension)
Grades 4-8 Health Curriculum Standards, Personal & Community Wellness: Nutrition, Sponsored by Baptist Memorial Health Care
Proteins, carbohydrates, fats--oh my! Learn about nutrition labels and the nutrients in the foods we eat. After this virtual class, your students are bound to make healthy food choices!
Activity: Dissolving Carbs & Making a Nutrition Bracelet