Give your students a great history lesson and inspire their imaginations.

Educational Traveling Trunk

We have compiled some great educational materials on Will Rogers for your class.  Trunk includes hands on activities, 11 minute movie, Will Rogers book and class lessons. And it is all yours to keep and share. Teach your students about Will with our fun traveling trunk.

Lessons customized for grade level - K-12

Just $40 and includes shipping.

Also we have a Education Kit for families and homeschooling.  Includes video, class lessons and other trinkets.

Just $15 and includes shipping.

  • Students receive a special presentation from our Interpreter, Andy Hogan

  • Scavenger Hunt available

  • Admission is FREE for student groups of 10 or more.

  • Teachers and teacher's aids are FREE.

  • Bus drivers are FREE

  • Parent chaperones only pay $4

  • Memorial Grounds are available for a sack lunch (not provided)

  • Children's area with interactive exhibits

  • Ample parking available for school buses

  • 1-2 hours of educational experience

  • Extra activities available

 

Memorial Museum, Claremore

Birthplace Ranch, Oologah

  • Tour of Will Rogers birthplace

  • Educational Room in barn

  • Admission is FREE for everyone, donations encouraged.

  • Animals to view and pet

  • Open spaces for activities

  • Trail Hike available

  • Grounds available for sack lunch (not provided)

  • Ample parking available for school buses

  • 1-2 hours of educational experience

  • Extra activities available

 

Extra Activites - $ 1.00 per child for each activity

  • 10 Student Minimum

  • Brand Making - Will Rogers created his own brand for his ranch, the Dog-Iron.  Students get to learn why brands are made and they get to design their own unique brand. (either Memorial Museum or Birthplace Ranch)

  • 19 Century Games which can include...

    • Jacks, Game of Graces, Pick up Sticks, Marbles, Ball and Cup, Shuttlecock, Ninepins, Sack Races

  • 19th Century Activities which can include...
    • Butter churning, laundry, corn-grinding, corn husk dolls, drop spindles, wool dyeing, quilting

Questions? Contact our Director of Education, Stephanie, at 918-343-8113 or email shunter@willrogers.com

While on-site, please enjoy our Learning Hunt:

Feel Free to printout each of the handouts below

Call Us: 1-918-341-0719   /   email - wrinfo@willrogers.com 

 

Memorial Museum - 1720 W. Will Rogers Blvd, Claremore, OK 74017

Birthplace Ranch - 9501 E. 380 Rd, Oologah, OK 74053

 

Hours: 10am - 5pm Daily (March 1-November 10)

Seasonal Hours (November 11 - February 28): 10am - 5pm - closed Monday, Tuesday, Thanksgiving and Christmas

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