Teacher Resources

Field TripDear Teachers,

Whether you are planning a lesson for your classroom or preparing for a trip to the Upcountry History Museum – Furman University, our materials will provide content information and ideas for student engagement. Thank you for all that you do for our community’s youth, and please let us know how the Museum can help you.

UHM Program Staff

Resources and Recommended Reading Lists

UHM Oral History Archives

American Revolution Recommended Reading

Civil War Recommended Reading

Classroom Activities

Our Community: Then And Now Classroom Activity

WWII The Atomic Bomb Classroom Activity



Make the most out of your school visit by turning your museum worksheets and activities into grade-able assignments. Use these rubrics specifically designed to help you evaluate your students on their work from the Museum. Coming soon!

Museum Visit Evaluation

We value your ideas and opinions as educators. If you have recently visited the Museum, we would appreciate your feedback. Please take a moment to complete this short survey and help us improve our offerings for the future!

UHM Scavenger Hunt

Visiting the Upcountry History Museum with students/children? Print out a scavenger hunt to help you explore the Museum. Please remember to use pencils when writing in the galleries. Enjoy!

General Museum Scavenger Hunt

Letter Hunt

South Carolinians for the Common Good

The Upcountry History Museum is a proud support of the South Carolinians for the Common Good Multimedia History Project from the Ben Robertson Society.

South Carolinians for the Common Good 2017-2018 Flyer