FAM

School Programs

First American Museum seeks to inspire respect for and respectful curiosity about the 39 tribes in Oklahoma today through offerings for K-12 teachers and schools.

K-12 School Tours

Schools tours do not begin until 1/10/21. Advance registration required—available weekdays 9–1 p.m.

Students in grades K-12 are honored guests at FAM! Beginning January 10, 2022, the museum will offer a guided highlights tour that activates critical thinking, encourages dialogue and aligns with curricular standards. FAM also offers boxed lunches featuring Indigenous-inspired foods accompanied by a presentation on food sovereignty and health. To submit a visit request, please complete this form no later than three weeks prior to your desired visit date.

Students in grades K-7

$4 per student

Students in grades 8-12

$6 per student

Bus driver, teachers and adult chaperones (1:10 adult-student ratio required)

FREE

Additional adults

$8 per adult

*Travel and admission funding may be available for Title I schools.

Educator Advisory Board

FAM will convene advisory boards of education professionals, including Indian Education administrators, curriculum specialists and classroom teachers, especially those teaching visual and performing arts, social studies, and Oklahoma and United States History. If you are interested, please submit an application here.

Professional Development

FAM will provide essential professional development opportunities to classroom teachers in a variety of disciplines, including visual and performing arts, social studies, Oklahoma history and United States history and STEM. To stay updated on offerings, please join our mailing list.