Resources Trunks and Field Trip Packs
The Illinois Department of Natural Resources’ Division of Education has resources trunks and Field Trip Packs available for loan to formal and non-formal educators.
Resources trunks are large plastic containers filled with
supplemental items to enhance your lessons. Trunks are available on 10
topics: "Aquatic Illinois," "Illinois Birds," "People and Animals from
Field Trip Packs include equipment and resources designed to encourage nature exploration. Developed for grades prekindergarten through three, the packs also contain suggestions for teachers on how to incorporate natural resources into the curriculum.
Educators can borrow the resources trunks and Field Trip Packs from locations throughout
Still have questions? Please call the IDNR Division of Education at 217-524-4126 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.