Youth Museum

For teachers looking for a perfect blend of learning and fun for their students, The Youth Museum is the place to visit! The current exhibit is “America’s Pathways to Independence,” and takes students through exhibits bringing to life the time before, during, and after the Revolutionary War. Abigail Adams details the events leading to the war in Colonial Boston. Students then get front row seats to watch key battles, the writing of the Declaration of Independence, and even get to meet key figures, like Thomas Jefferson! Finally, they will visit Independence Hall in Philadelphia, and become delegates in the constitutional convention. Groups will also watch the puppet production, “The World of  Ben Franklin, a Cat’s Tale.”

Contact Info
Address: 649 Cheatham Hill Drive, Marietta, GA 30064. Cobb County. Tel: 770-427-2563. Website: www.ccym1970.org. Hrs: Mon.-Fri. 8:30AM-1:30PM.

Trip Info
Grade Level: PreK-8th. Activity Type: Guided Activities, Performances, Guided Tours. Recomm. Length of Visit: 2 hours. Cost: Fee. 
 
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Social Studies. 
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Social Studies.

Lesson Plan To Enrich This Class Trip

Children's Museum Lesson Plan

Gravity, robotics, health and fitness, culture, engineering, environment, and art are just a few of the educational topics that young students can learn about and experiment with at children’s museums. Children’s museums provide hands-on, colorful, interactive exhibits that help young students learn about a variety of topics.... Continue