Curriculum materials include manipulatives, videos, kits, and posters for educators to use in classrooms.

Curriculum materials may be checked out in Rivera Library. Most items have a four-week checkout period.

All of our recently-acquired items can be found by searching the UCR catalog, choosing "Advanced Search" and selecting "Education Services" as the location.  Older materials not yet cataloged include:


Hand Puppets

  • People and Animals
    Armadillo, Bat, Bear, Bison, Boa Constrictor, Bunny, Camel, Cheetah, Duck (2 types), Eagle, Emperor Penguin, Frog, Gibbon, Goat, Hamster, Iguana, Jay-Hawk, Knight, Lemur, Leopard, Lion (3 types), Minnie Bird, Parrot (3 types) Pig, Rabbit, Raccoon, Red-Tailed Hawk, Rhinoceros, Saber-Toothed Cat, Sheep, Small Dog (2 types), Squirrel, White Mouse and Wooly Mammoth
  • Insects
    Ant, Bee, Butterfly, Caterpillar, Caterpillar-to-Butterfly, Cricket, Grasshopper, Spider, Stag Beetle, Tarantula and Yellow Jacket
  • Sea Creatures
    Dungeness Crab, Goldfish, Harp Seal Pup, Jelly Fish, Octopus, Scallop, Sea Turtle and Stingray

Finger Puppet Sets

  • Family (Mother/Father/Son/ Daughter) and Wolf/Three Little Pigs

Sock Puppets

  •  Horse (brown) and Person (yellow)

Resources, Kits and Manipulatives

Study Prints/Posters

Tests and Assessments

  • PDF icon test collection
    Note: Items in the test collection may only be viewed or checked out of the library for a two week period by students who have permission from a faculty member of the Graduate School of Education. If you need to view any item in the test collection, please contact Teaching and Learning Services Coordinator Christopher Martone for an appointment ( (951) 827-3715 or