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Faculty Teaching Resources

Activities and Lessons

Museum Object Activity: Guiding questions for material culture analysis

Practicing Exposition Techniques with the Ruby Bridges Quilt and the Quilt Index: A First-Year Writing lesson by MSU professor Dr. Cheryl Caesar

Using Natural History to Engage with Theatre History at the MSU Museum: A museum-based activity for "Studies in Theatre History" (THR 431) by Dr. Daniel Smith, MSU Department of Theatre

Other Resources

MSU Museum Digital Collections Resources List

Object/Specimen Exploration Worksheet Links

4 Ways to Think about Objects: A guide for exploring objects through various approaches. Includes references to literature