Classroom Lessons

outreach lessons

We'll bring the museum to you!

Standards-based, hands-on science, health, art, and math activities brought to your school by certified school instructors.

Enjoy a hands-on experience for students inside the classroom. These curriculum based outreach lessons are available for all teachers within a 35-mile radius of the Museum. Lessons last one hour or 90 minutes depending on topic, scheduling and grade level. These lessons can be customized for all grade levels. Reservations are required at least TWO weeks in advance.

Lessons are based on curriculum objectives and standards in science, health, math or art and are appropriate for your students' grade level. These lessons are appropriate for classrooms, after school groups, church groups, scouting troops, clubs, and enrichment programs. All Creative Discovery Museum presenters are certified classroom teachers.

Contact Abigail at (423) 648-6045 or Sheila at (423) 648-6040 to schedule an outreach lesson for your class!

  • $145/lesson
  • Schools that are more than 35 miles from the Museum will have an extra charge for travel each day. Please call Reservations for mileage cost.
  • Maximum number of students per lesson is 25
Early Childhood

These educational experiences have been created specifically for the developmental needs of three- and four-year-old children!

Primary Grades

Excite and educate your students in grades K-2 with these hands-on, instructional lessons.


Students in Grades 3-5 will enjoy these standards-based, hands-on lessons.

Middle School

Experiments and activities designed to inspire 6-8 graders.


Explore our galaxy with our portable planetarium, StarLab.

Family Nights

Museum Family Nights are designed to be engaging, learning-rich experiences for ages 4 and up, including adults, and last 2 hours.