For Students Visiting the Newseum
The Newseum offers pre-visit lessons, activities to do in the galleries and post-visit lessons to enhance your field trip and reinforce the ideas your students encounter during their visit. Gallery Exploration worksheets can also be used by students not taking a Learning Center class.
Click the links below to download the corresponding Lesson Packet and Gallery Exploration Worksheet.
The Speed of News
Choose the News
Believe It or Not?
Covering a Catastrophe
THE FIRST AMENDMENT
Battle for the Bill of Rights
You Can't Say That in School?!
You Can't Say That?!
HEADLINES OF HISTORY
The Civil War: From the Front Lines to the Front Pages
Making a Change: The Civil Rights Movement and the First Amendment