Black Bear of East Texas

The museum offers six educational traveling trunks to be used in classroom settings that explore the history of East Texas and nature. The level of information in each trunk varies, but modifications can be made for grades K – 8. All trunk lessons meet the TEKS!

The trunk is designed to allow students to learn about black bears, their habitat, their range in East Texas, and more! This is a great way to introduce children to an endangered species located in East Texas. The trunk comes with six lessons developed by the East Texas Black Bear Task Force.

Grades: K – 5th

Subjects: English/Language Arts and Reading, Mathematics, Science, Social Studies, Health Education, and Fine Arts

The trunk includes the following items: Educator’s guide, weighted black bear cub stuffed animals, black bear skat, canine tooth, claw, foot print cast, skull, and more!