Experience the history of our region with educational opportunities for your students from the Museum Center at 5ive Points. Groups can visit through a facilitated learning experience or self-guided tour or we can bring objects and activities to your school that tell the fascinating stories of the Ocoee Region.  

Learn about and share new opportunities for educators and students by joining the Facebook group: Teacher Museum Connect!

 

DISCOVERY BOXES

A Museum field trip program that introduces students to what museums do with objects and some of the specific stories the Museum's collections tell. 

  • Through hands-on interactions with objects, students will identify types of people who lived in our region in the past. 
    • Discover Box profiles include 19th Century local individuals: Cherokee man, Civil War soldier, teacher, factory worker, housewife, farmer, businessman, and preacher. 
  • Students will identify objects as primary sources.
  • Students will tour the permanent exhibit. 

*Learning experiences may be modified to focus on a specific content standard or theme, i.e. Cherokee, and may include outdoor activities, weather-permitting. 

 

APPALACHIAN TOYS TRUNK

  • Through hands-on play, students will identify historic toys and learn to question objects in order to learn about the past.
  • Student will define the term Appalachia and be able to identify it on a map.
  • Students will tour the permanent exhibit. 

*This program may be done at the Museum or as an in-class facilitated experience. 

 

 

TEMPORARY EXHIBIT TOURS

Special programming may be available for the current temporary exhibit. Contact for more details. 

Group Tour Pricing
Group rates for student groups are $3 per student for groups of 10 or more with one free chaperone for every 5 students. Additional adults/chaperones are $5 each. Use the form below to schedule your group. 

To bring any lesson along with a presenter to the school, cost is dependent upon size of the group and the location, but remains around $3/student. If multiple classes want to participate, we offer bundle prices. 

Select objects or sets of objects may be loaned out independently. Cost varies, starting at $10. 

 

For inquiries about these programs, or to schedule a visit, contact Curator of Education, Joy Key, at JKey@museumcenter.org or call 423-339-5745. 

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