Exhibition teachers’ packets offer in-depth information and a variety of learning tools related to select Museum exhibitions.
Developed for K–12 educators, this teaching poster explores a magnificent set of sliding doors by Japanese master Kano Tan'yū. The classroom resource includes background information about the artwork, the artist, and the Kano school of painting as well as curriculum connections.
Represent: 200 Years of African American Art
and this accompanying teacher
resource celebrate the innovation, creativity, and determination of African
American artists. This resource was developed for K–12 classroom teachers to use with
their students before, after, or instead of a visit to the exhibition.
This resource includes connections to educational standards, curriculum connections, glossary, resource list, and a teaching poster.
Following the main themes of the exhibition, this guide was
developed primarily for classroom teachers in grades 5–12 for use with their students. It contains curriculum connections with suggested
classroom activities that teachers may adapt for use with younger students.
Works included appeal to diverse students and offer rich connections
with the art, language arts, social studies, science, and math curricula.
Twelve prints from Full Spectrum
are featured in this resource designed for students and teachers.
Through this resource, we hope to encourage them to explore issues of identity, both personal and
cultural, as expressed by different artists.
This resource guide explores the exhibition Gee’s Bend: The Architecture of the Quilt
as well as the African American quiltmaking traditions seen in quilts from the Museum's own collection. Curriculum connections, a glossary, and suggestions for further study are also included.
This online teacher's resource includes a biography of Renoir and a timeline of his life, as well as a look at several of the artist's paintings, curriculum connections, and recommended books and websites.
This teachers' packet includes curriculum resources, recommended readings, maps, and a vocabulary guide.
Learn about the achievements of this important African American artist, who rose to national prominence during the late 1930s. Each section of the site includes downloadable PDFs of the information provided.
Learn about Èdouard Manet and his contemporaries through images, writing and drawing activities, and a chronology.
Discover Dalí in this packet including images, a biography, a pronunciation guide, and suggested classroom activities.
This packet features unique ideas for teaching about textiles, fashion history, and Schiaparelli's connection to Surrealism.
These teaching materials feature an extensive biography of Philadelphian Thomas Eakins, as well as a closer look at three of his paintings.
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