© Charlene N Simmons

How are turtles and tortoises different? How are they similar? Visit different types of turtles and tortoises all around the museum and learn more about these fascinating reptiles.

Teacher Prep

This activity is a ready-made  scavenger hunt that complements our exhibit halls. Just download, print, and make copies for your students!

Don't forget to set the stage for the activity, and clarify any rules.

Note: the Naturalist Center, where the sea turtle shell can be found, is open on weekdays from 11 am to 5 pm and on weekends from 10 am to 5 pm.

Appropriate for: 3rd Grade - 8th Grade
Prep Time: 5 minutes
Activity Time: 30 minutes
Subjects: Life Science, Obtaining & Evaluating Information, Scavenger Hunts
Exhibits: Naturalist Center, Water Planet