School Kits

School Kits

The Bailey-Matthews National Shell Museum offers a collection of seashells and a teacher's guide for purchase by schools, children's museums, and similar educational organizations.

This School Kit is designed to be part of the curricula for grades 1 through 12 and includes:

  • Shells from 55 species of mollusks
  • Labels for shells (uncut, on cardstock)
  • Mollusks in Action 30-minute DVD
  • Seashells of the World field guide book
  • Laminated SWFL shells identification guide
  • Student activity sheets and answer sheets
  • Teacher’s guide including:
    • instructions
    • activity ideas
    • applicable scientific information
    • species identification information and more

To purchase a School Kit please contact:

Rebecca Mensch at or call 239-395-2233