Education Materials

Resources and activities to use at home, in the classroom, and some to guide your visit at the museum.



Your tour guide, Miss Mae.

Muse2You! Virtual Museum Tours

Best for 3rd - 5th grades


Materials to use with the O’odham Muse2You! tour

O’odham Tour Background Information  (pdf)
O’odham Tour Vocabulary (pdf)
O’odham Tour Crossword Puzzle (pdf)
O’odham Tour Writing Activity  (pdf coming soon)
Tohono O'odham Traditional Foodways (pdf)

More virtual tours and accompanying materials coming soon!


Explore Border Walls with Creative Writing and Visual Literacy Activities

Best for high school students

A traveling exhibit featured at ASM in 2020, A History of Walls: The Borders We Build, serves as the foundation and springboard for this exploration. These writing prompts and activities will help you explore ideas and information about border walls with your students.


Woven Through Time: American Treasures of Native Basketry and Fiber Art

Explore the ancient and abiding fiber-weaving traditions of the region.


Discovery Hunts in Woven Through Time


The Pottery Project: 24,000 Pots, 2,000 Years

The Pottery Project celebrates 2,000 years of Native pottery-making traditions in the U.S. Southwest.


Discovery Hunts in The Pottery Project


Additional Resources