Pre and Post Resources

Helpful Documents for Teachers

After booking your visit to Glenbow Museum, please download the following Educator Welcome Package. In this package, you will find useful information such as museum rules, checklists and pre-and post-visit activities to help make your visit to Glenbow an enjoyable and exciting experience.

Here, you will also find the Booking Agreement Form. You must sign and return this form at least two weeks prior to your visit to confirm your booking.

Educator Welcome Package PDF

Booking Agreement Form PDF

Museum School Name Tags PDF


Pre and Post Activities

Grades K-1

Art and Museum Introduction

PDF My First Museum Visit (Fine Art, Language Arts, Social Studies)

PDF Explore the Basics (Fine Arts, Language Arts)

Grades 2-3

Art

PDF Learning to Draw (Fine Arts, Language Arts)

PDF Portraiture: Conversations with Art (Art, Social Studies)

PDF Ways of Looking + Studio (Fine Arts, Language Arts)

Language Arts & History

PDF Inuit (Social Studies)

PDF Our Community Our People (Social Studies)

PDF What is it? Looking at Objects (Language Arts, Social Studies)

Science

PDF Geodes to Gems OUTREACH Program (Science)

PDF Geodes to Gem ONSITE Program (Science)

Grades 4-6

Art

PDF Learning to Draw (Fine Arts, Language Arts)

PDF Ways of Looking + Studio (Art, Language Arts)

PDF Portraiture: Conversations with Art (Art, Social Studies)

Language Arts and History

PDF What is it? Looking at Objects (Language Arts, Social Studies)

PDF Comparing Cultures (Social Studies)

PDF Landers and Builders: Exploring the Impact of Cultural Contact (Social Studies)

PDF Fur Trade: Shaping an Identity (Social Studies)

PDF A Resourceful People: Albertans and their Natural Resources (Social Studies, Language Arts)

PDF Wider World of Newcomers (Social Studies)

Science

PDF Geodes to Gems OUTREACH Program (Science)

PDF Geodes to Gem ONSITE Program (Science)

Grades 7-12

Art

PDF Learning to Draw (Fine Arts, Language Arts)

PDF Ways of Looking + Studio (Art, Language Arts)

PDF Portraiture: Conversations with Art (Art, Social Studies)

Language Arts and History

PDF Japan: From Samurai to Cyberspace (Social Studies, Art)

PDF What is it? Looking at Objects (Language Arts, Social Studies)

PDF Landers and Builders: Exploring the Impact of Cultural Contact (Social Studies)

PDF The Big Picture: Alberta's People and Confederation (Social Studies)


Guidelines for School Groups

It is essential that adult supervisors familiarize their group with proper museum conduct to ensure the safety of the displays and the comfort of other visitors. Glenbow visitors come from all around the world and are of all ages. All visitors appreciate the opportunity to view Glenbow's collections in a safe, quiet environment, for this reason all visitors must follow the guidelines listed below.

Adult Supervision Requirements:

These rules help make everybody's visit an enjoyable experience and at the same time help protect the artifacts for future visitors. Any visitor who shows repeated disregard for the above guidelines may be asked to leave.

Glenbow
130 9th Ave S.E.
Calgary, AB T2G 0P3

Located in the heart of the Calgary downtown core between Stephen Avenue and the Olympic Plaza
Cultural District.

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