Teacher resources

We can assist you with the school resources and programs that may optimize the learning experience for your class.
Contact our Booking Officer for more information or submit our online booking form to log your visit request.

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Teacher resources

A Teacher's Guide to The Workshops Rail Museum (1849 KB) pdf document icon. This guide provides teachers with an overview of the different zones the Museum has to offer. It offers suggestions on items to point out to students, plus possible discussion questions and topics.

Schools Program Highlights. This brochure identifies Learning Programs across the Queensland Museum Network. 

School Self-guided Programs

Browse ready-to-deliver downloadable trails & workbooks to focus your visit.

Facilitated Programs

Enhance your school visit with a facilitated program by a Museum Learning Officer (available from Semester 1, 2019).
Programs are curriculum-linked and apply collaborative and inquiry learning, integrating STEM and HASS/History Learning Areas.
Facilitated Programs incur a $6 per student charge (no charge for supervising adults and teachers). For your convenience, schools are invoiced post-visit. 

Professional Development

A free orientation visit is available for teachers to provide an overview of the Museum site.

Queensland Museum Loans Kits

The Workshops Rail Museum is a distribution centre for the acclaimed Queensland Museum Loans service. We have a range of kits available free of charge and can be changed each semester to suit class activities. Kits are also available to community groups (e.g. historical societies, nursing homes, preschools).

Kits can be hired for two weeks, in set two-week blocks. One kit per teacher/facilitators at any one timeContact us for more information.