Classroom Trunks

Sacramento Children's Museum has a wonderful program that helps you incorporate multiculturalism into your students' education by simply renting the Cultural Connections On-The-Go kit! This trunk includes detailed lesson plans with all of the necessary materials and background informatino that will make learning about another culture fun, interesting and easy for you. The hands-on lessons cover a variety of topics such as music, holidays, art crafts, history, geography and language. The lessons meet California content standards in English Language Arts, History-Social Science, and Visual and Performing Arts. Cultural Connections On-The-Go is a great way to let your children travel the world without leaving the classroom!
Cultural Connections On-The-Go Countries: (click to see list of lessons)
The details:
  • Kit includes materials for 30 students + lesson plans (5 lessons in each kit).
  • Cost to rent: $75 for two weeks. A credit card will be kept on file in case of lost and/or damaged items. A list of items to be returned with the kit will be made available at time of rental.
  • Kits must be picked up at Sacramento Children's Museum during business hours on Sundays (12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.) and be returned after the two week rental eriod on Saturdays (9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.). A $10 late fee will be applied for each day the kit is late.

Yes! I want to reserve a classroom kit!

  • Submission of this form is not a confirmation of reservation
  • A SCM staff member will contact you by phone or e-mail to confirm your trunk reservation. If you do not hear from a Museum representative within 72 hours after you have sent in your request, please call (916) 638-7225 ext. 104.
  • A non-refundable deposit of $25 is required upon reservation. The remaining balance is due at time of pick-up.
  • An inventory list of items that must be returned with the trunk will be included, and a staff member will check the trunk upon return. You will be responsible for items in the inventory list that are not returned to SCM. A credit card will be kept on file in case of lost or damaged items.
  • A $10 late fee will be applied for each day the kit is late.