Curriculum Guides

Curriculum guides relate to the San Diego History Center’s current exhibits and programs designed to provide teachers with materials to help teach their class about San Diego’s rich history.

2015-16 School Programs Brochure

A quick view of the San Diego History Center’s Educator Resources.  More information including access to our HELP program will be available soon.

Junipero Serra Museum San Diego Before Statehood History Overview

This overview contains a timeline of the four eras, Kumeyaay, Spanish, Mexican, and American, in San Diego for the gallery tour inside the Junipero Serra Museum.

Balboa Park Heritage 5th Grade Program

A resources packet designed for SDUSD teachers visiting with their class as part of the Balboa Park Heritage 5th grade program. Provides a quick view of the San Diego History Center’s Balboa Park 5th Grade Program including pre-visit materials such as vocabulary, timeline and map activities along with downloadable materials for use onsite and other pre-visit information.

A resource packet designed for SDUSD teachers visiting with their class as part of the Balboa Park Heritage 5th grade program. Includes several pre-visit activities, as well as downloadable materials to be used during your visit to the San Diego History Center.

The Lore behind the Roar: 100 Years of the San Diego Zoo Educator Guide 

Pre-visit activities for teachers scheduling their groups for Koalifications: