Teacher Resources


Make history come alive for your students with a classroom visit to The Sixth Floor Museum! The Teacher Resource Guide, lesson plans and Student Gallery Guide will enhance your visit and help you create a one-of-a-kind experience for your students.

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Educator’s Guide

Download The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza Educator’s Guide [PDF]

Book a School Visit

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Exhibition Guide for Students

Download The Student Gallery Guide [PDF]

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Teacher Training

The Sixth Floor Museum offers professional development for teachers focusing on history, media and primary sources. We can customize a training opportunity for your group at The Sixth Floor Museum or your location! Contact education@jfk.org for more information.

Primary Source Lesson Plans

The Sixth Floor Museum is committed to working with teachers to develop and share high-quality, primary source lesson plans that engage students and prompt thoughtful conversation about President Kennedy’s life, death and legacy. Click here to access lesson plans and learn how to submit your own.

TEKS and National Standards

Download The Sixth Floor Museum Social Studies TEKS Connections [PDF]

Download The Sixth Floor Museum National U.S. History Standards Connections [PDF]

Photo Credits

  • Education in Action's Lone Star Leadership Academy
  • ©2007 Photos by Jenna Teter, courtesy of the Texas Catholic newspaper