|Educational Loan Boxes|
Expand your classroom resources by checking out one of our boxes packed with specimens, puppets, videos, posters, equipment, field guides and much more! A curriculum guide comes with each loan box. Borrowers must sign an agreement assuming full responsibility for the box and its contents. The price for each box is $5 and check out time is two weeks. Teachers provide pickup and delivery of boxes.
Choose from the following box topics:
Bird Box - This box contains study skins, feathers, bones, nest, video & audiotapes, field guides, storybooks, posters, binoculars and puppets.
Butterflies and Moths Box - This box contains specimens, videos, nets, field guides, posters, books, puppets and a butterfly garden container for your specimens.
Endangered Species Box - This box contains study skins, feathers, bones, nest, video & audiotapes, field guides, storybooks, posters, binoculars and puppets.
Ladybugs, Praying Mantis, and Bee's - Thanks for Helping Me!- Packed with videos, books and curriculum guide, students will learn how these insects help humans.
Mammal Box - Discover the diversity of mammals living in Illinois with fur pelts, bones, track and scat samples. Animal track molds are available with this kit by request.
Wiggles and Giggles Box - This box includes books, videos, puppets and hands-on materials.
Springtime Discoveries - Learn about this busy season with books, videos, puppets and more!
Tree Box - Seeds, rubber stamps, books, videos and lots of Tree-rific stuff.
Worm Box - Everything you need to know about worms, decomposition and composting, plus a giant 5 foot worm that shows the internal and external composition of worms.