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Check out this short video as well as "Hanging With Tut," a photo collage of an MWM program in a middle school!


Online, engaging and interactive programs available in-person or Zoom! Many school districts, camps, community groups and private schools utilize MWM enrichment programs to enhance their curriculum. Contact us today!

Why choose Museums with Marisa?

Field trips to museums are often expensive and overwhelming. You walk through the doors with a group of students, but then where to begin? Museums With Marisa can help by bringing a field trip right to your school!


Through MWM programs, Harvard trained educator-archaeologist Marisa Horowitz-Jaffe brings your school’s ancient civilizations and art history curriculum to life. MWM offers hands-on, illustrated and engaging presentations right in your classroom, giving students a one-of- a-kind opportunity to physically touch and interact with authentic, rare artifacts. Program topics include Ancient Egypt, Ancient Rome, Archaeology 101, Art History 101, and can be taught in a series or as individual programs. Personalized programs for your specific classroom needs can also be created.

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6th Grade Social Studies Class


Pre-K 3 and 4 program.

6th Grade Social Studies Class

Program Description

Programs begin with an illustrated and engaging slide presentation. Afterwards, students are invited to explore the different museum stations which include:

-"Please Touch" ancient artifacts 

-Write your name in hieroglyphics on authentic Egyptian papyrus

-Dress up as a pharaoh, Roman gladiator or Roman senator

-Design your own ancient Roman coin (taking inspiration from actual Roman coins in the museum)

-Explore the "mummy" and her funerary offerings

-Practice digging and excavating like an archaeologist 

-Design your own Roman mosaic 

-Take home fun word searches, coloring sheets and brain teasers

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MWM also leads private tours for school groups at The Metropolitan Museum of Art and can arrange a visit for your school.


Join schools such as:  Buckley County Day School, Chapel School; Chappaqua School District; Daly School, Eastchester School District; Fordham Prep, Pleasantville School District; Riverdale Country Day, Rye Country Day School; Scarsdale School District; Solomon Schechter; St. Raymond’s; Tuckahoe School District; The Ursuline School

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