Early Learning

Early Learning

Museum of the Rockies is happy to provide you with resources to engage with your Early Learners (Grades PreK, adaptable up to grade 2). Feel free to use the lessons here in your classroom or at home!

Tours for Tots is our popular preschooler program that uses our exhibit halls to introduce preschoolers to the wonders of museum learning. Lessons here can be adapted for up to grade 2. Each lesson includes background information on the topic, hands-on activities and explorations, and ideas for related crafts and stories. Additional photos, images, and information are included in the lessons.


Dinosaur Lesson Superpack

This set of 6 lessons includes instructions for the most popular Tours for Tots dinosaur topics, including:

  • How bones become fossils
  • How fossils get discovered
  • What’s a true dinosauroCategorizing dinosaurs
  • Animals after the dinosaursoComparing Yellowstone animals to the dinosaurs