Several lesson plans are available for a variety of ages. Where appropriate, it has been noted which of the Massachusetts Curriculum Frameworks the lessons meet.
- The Past and Present of Women in Science
An Examination of Women in Science from the nineteenth Century to the twenty-first
Grades: 8-9 (potentially for high honors grade 7) Women’s Rights Lesson Plan The Need of Women in Science (1)
- Mapping Lesson Plan
Mapping of Maria Mitchell’s Journeys
Grades: 6-7 Mapping Lesson Plan Maria Mitchell Journal Entries Mapping Lesson Plan
- Exploring the Skies with the Mitchell Sisters
Learning about Solar and Lunar eclipses and the lives of Maria and Phebe Mitchell!
Grades: 1-3 Eclipse Lesson Plan Solar Eclipse Lesson Plan Images Maria Mitchell journals
Created by Megan (Meg) Bellavance, Mitchell House Curatorial Intern, Summer 2019.