The Andree Family Discovery Room
Are you a teacher who wants to reserve
the Discovery Room for your class?
for Schools has more information.
See what's going on now in the Discovery Room!
Visit the Discovery Room, the museum’s hands-on
gallery for all ages!
• Get up close and personal with real museum
artifacts and specimens
• See how you measure up next to a mammoth tusk
• Visit with some live Oklahoma fish, reptiles, and amphibians
• Uncover dinosaur fossils in the Dinosaur Dig
It’s a fun and educational experience not to be missed!
Discovery Room Hours
Monday through Saturday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday: 1 to 5 p.m.
*Please note that during the school year, we have school groups that reserve the Discovery Room for programs. At these times, the Discovery Room is closed to museum visitors.
Fall 2012 Discovery Room Programs
Saturdays, 2 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Sundays, 2:30 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Join us in the Discovery
Room for programs geared
for preschool and elementary age
children. Programs are
interactive with a hands-on
activity and may include stories,
crafts and touchable specimens.
It’s Feeding Time!
Saturdays, 11:30 a.m. to noon
Observe local reptiles,
amphibians and fish during
their feeding time and learn
more about these Oklahoma
Family Literacy Involvement Program (FLIP)
FLIP is a multi-lingual, interactive learning program designed for early learners ages 0-8. Kits include books, a reading guide for parents, and hands-on activities.
FLIP is a collaboration between the Sam Noble Museum and the Pioneer Library System. FLIP Kits can be checked out from both the Sam Noble Museum and the Norman Public Library.
Check out these FLIP Kits at the
Sam Noble Museum!
Check out these FLIP Kits at the Norman Public Library!
|Does a Kangaroo Have a Mother, Too? (English)
||10 Little Rubber Ducks (English)
|Este no es mi dinosaurio (Spanish)
||The Alphabet/el alfabeto (English/Spanish)
|Fuzzy Yellow Duckling (English)
||Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See? (English)
|Head, Shoulders, Knees, and Toes (English)
|Head, Shoulders, Knees and Toes (Vietnamese)
||Dear Zoo (English)
|I Took the Moon for a Wal (English)
||Joseph Had a Little Overcoat (English)
|To Swim in Our Own Pond (English)
||Lola in the Library (English)
|To Swim in Our Own Pond (Vietnamese)
||Max’s Words (English)
|We’re Going on a Bear Hunt (English)
||Walking Through the Jungle (English)
|We’re Going on a Bear Hunt (Vietnamese)
||Wheels on the Bus (English)
Scavenger Hunt, Chinasaurs
Available every day at the
Front Desk, beginning June 2, 2012.
Explore our new temporary
exhibit, Chinasaurs. Use this exciting scavenger hunt to learn more about dinosaurs in China!
*Please note that scavenger hunts are intended for elementary age children.