Resources

Find resources to engage with the ROM’s collections before, during, and after your museum visit. Whether you’re visiting with a school group, researching a project, or looking for fun games and activities to enjoy, there’s something here for everyone! Share your students' projects, questions, and museum visits with us. #ROMLearning

Find information and resources from all areas of the ROM including our Indigenous-Western Timeline, a virtual prehistoric museum, and the ROM’s vast collections.

photo of an entelodont skull

Explore the ROM's vast collections and learn more about selected objects and specimens

  • Grades 1 - 12
  • Ages 4-5, 6-7, 8-10, 11-14, 14+
ancient organisms swim in an ocean

Discover some of the earliest, most unusual forms of life on Earth found in this Canadian World Heritage Site

  • Grades 2 - 12
  • Ages 6-7, 8-10, 11-14, 14+
Image of "Migration", acrylic painting by Norval Morrisseau

A timeline of Canadian history told with ROM objects and collections through Indigenous and Western perspectives

  • Grades 3 - 12
  • Ages 8-10, 11-14, 14+
open EduKit showing Inuit cultural objects

Download the English Teacher's Guide for the "Learning with Inuit" EduKit

  • Grades 3 - 8
  • Ages 6-7, 8-10, 11-14
open EduKit showing Inuit cultural objects

Download the Inuktitut Teacher's Guide for the "Learning with Inuit" EduKit

  • Grades 3 - 8
  • Ages 6-7, 8-10, 11-14
A turtle and fish surround a pipe clogged with zebra mussels.

Analyze data sets to study invasive species in this resource developed by the ROM for the Biodiversity Education and Awareness Network

  • Grades 12
  • Ages 14+
Children and a teacher stand around a tree looking up

Learn to identify trees around you with this resource developed with the ROM for the Biodiversity Education and Awareness Network

  • Grades 3 - 4
  • Ages 8-10
a model of a blue jay flying through a fall forest

Get to know your backyard birds with this resource developed with the ROM for the Biodiversity Education and Awareness Network

  • Grades 4 - 6
  • Ages 8-10
Water washes over two feet standing on a sandy beach

Calculate your ecological footprint with this resource developed by the ROM for the Biodiversity Education and Awareness Network

  • Grades 9
  • Ages 14+
A set of doors beneath a golden mosaic archway

Virtually explore the museum from the comfort of your home

  • Grades 1 - 12
  • Ages 6-7, 8-10, 11-14, 14+
A feather with red, yellow, white, and black on the tip next to the words Indigenous Voices

Watch our Indigenous Educators and guests share stories about ancestral objects

  • Grades 1 - 12
  • Ages 4-5, 6-7, 8-10, 11-14, 14+
A woman in a dinosaur dress stands in a gallery of dinosaur skeletons. Next to her is the cover of the book "Burton & Isabelle Pipistrelle."

Join ROM teacher Sarah Elliott for fun stories and creative challenges

  • Grades 1 - 4
  • Ages 0-3, 4-5, 6-7
A woman and child walk down a gravel path on a nature trail through the forest.

ROM Teacher Julie Tomé guides us through new discoveries about the objects all around us

  • Grades 3 - 8
  • Ages 6-7, 8-10, 11-14
A woman stands in front of an antique drawer of rock specimens

Learn the secrets of the museum's collections from the ROM curators and technicians

  • Grades 6 - 12
  • Ages 8-10, 11-14, 14+
A line drawing of a moose

Get your crayons and markers to bring these pages to life!

  • Grades 1 - 6
  • Ages 0-3, 4-5, 6-7, 8-10
A line drawing of a dragonfly

Get creative by colouring 6 different spring and summer insects!

  • Grades 1 - 6
  • Ages
A screenshot of scratch game code

Explore the importance of copper and learn to code a game!

  • Grades 4 - 10
  • Ages 8-10, 11-14, 14+
Great whales up close and personal

Dive into a virtual, self-guided, annotated 360 tour of Great Whales: Up Close and Personal

  • Grades 3 - 12
  • Ages 6-7, 8-10, 11-14, 14+