Discovery Boxes

These portable learning kits for grades pre-K through 12 contain biofacts, resources, activity ideas, videos, puppets, and more! Discovery Boxes are loaned to you free of charge for two weeks. To reserve a Discovery Box, call the Education Department at 260-427-6808 or e-mail

Selected Discovery Boxes are also available at libraries in DeKalb, Kosciusko, LaGrange, Noble, Steuben, and Whitley Counties, thanks to a grant from the Dekko Foundation. Please contact your library for more information.

Here is a complete list of all Discovery Boxes.

What’s a Zoo? Grades PreK-1
Animal Body Coverings Grades PreK-2
Wild Animals & Pet Animals Grades PreK-3
Birds Grades K-3
Bugs Grades K-3
Mammals Grades K-3
Penguins Grades K-3
Reptiles Grades K-3
Rain Forests Grades K-6
Amphibians Grades K-8
Indiana Family Farm Grades 2 & up
Marine Mammals and Oceans Grades 2-8
Bats Grades 3 & up
Aquatic Animals Grades 3 & up
Indiana Animals Grades 3 & up