This document will help teachers prepare for a field trip to a museum. This template is for the Natural History Museum but can be easily altered to fit any museum. Included in the document is:
1) 4 paragraph letter to administration requesting permission to go on the field trip and the rationale behind the trip
2) Permission Slip for parents to sign
3) Museum Assignment--Students will look at the exhibit and draw 1-3 pieces of art/technology/(whatever is at the museum). Then they will respond to any of the 6 writing prompts.
4) Rubric--For both the drawing and the writing