Content Provider: Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology, Harvard University
From towering Native American totem poles and large Maya sculptures to precious artifacts of the ancient world, the Peabody Museum at Harvard University is among the oldest archaeological and ethnographic museums in the world with one of the finest collections of human cultural history found anywhere. The museum is a member of the Harvard Museums of Science and Culture (HMSC) consortium.
Videoconference – Webcam/desktop (Zoom, Skype, iChat, FieldTripZoom, Vidyo, Movi/Jabber, Blue Jeans, etc...)
Social Studies/History, Anthropology, Archaeology
“I am thrilled. They were so engaged, eyes were bright, they were riveted by the artifacts. I love the fact that they saw the actual objects we study in our books and had someone pointing out and explaining the details to us.” – 7th grade teacher
“There is no way we could have got the $1,000 for bus money to get 90 kids there in person.” – 7th grade teacher
“You successfully put your museum in my classroom.” – 7th grade teacher