Educator Resource Search Results

Displaying records 1 - 10 of 33.
Teacher Manual: Hero, Hawk, and Open Hand: American Indian Art of the Ancient Midwest and South
View full record
This teacher resource explores the art, culture, history, and geography of pre-Columbian Native American societies in what is now the Midwest and Southern regions of the United States, between 3000 B...
Teacher Manual: Hero, Hawk, and Open Hand: American Indian Art of the Ancient Midwest and South
Artwork Resource Packet: Dancing Ganesha
View full record
This sculpture of Ganesha, Hinduism's Lord of Beginnings and Remover of Obstacles, posed mid-dance, is sure to amuse with his oversized elephant head and rotund belly. This teaching packet includes...
Artwork Resource Packet: <em>Dancing Ganesha</em>
Artwork Resource Packet: Thangka with Bhaishajyaguru, the Medicine Buddha
View full record
This colorful thangka, or scroll painting, represents the Buddha as the master of medicine and teacher of healers. As the patron deity of Tibetan medicine, he is a healer of both the body...
Artwork Resource Packet: <em>Thangka with Bhaishajyaguru, the Medicine Buddha</em>
Artwork Resource Packet: Camel and Rider
View full record
This ceramic sculpture of a camel and rider is an example of a type of mingqi (pronounced ming-chee), or tomb figure. During the Tang Dynasty whenever a rich or powerful person died they were buried...
Artwork Resource Packet: <em>Camel and Rider</em>
Classroom Activity: Armadillo Pendant
View full record
Includes discussion questions and classroom activity suggestions.
Classroom Activity: <em>Armadillo Pendant</em>
Classroom Activity: Ancient Gold Working
View full record
Gold objects, including jewelry, utensils, masks, and sculptures used in ritual ceremonies, were made in abundance by the peoples of ancient Central and South America prior to the encounter with the...
Classroom Activity: Ancient Gold Working
Artwork and Artist Information: Royal Emblem Stone
View full record
A brief essay focusing on the Royal Emblem Stone. Includes translation of the Royal Emblem Stone, Maya Heroglyphs, and calendar.
Artwork and Artist Information: <em>Royal Emblem Stone</em>
Lesson Plan: The Inca Project
View full record
In this lesson, teachers will work with their students to turn an empty room into an Inca village. Students will contribute handmade crafts. They will also participate as "inhabitants" of the village...
Lesson Plan: The Inca Project
Lesson Plan: Art and Geometry in Ancient America
View full record
In this lesson, students will explore the relationship between geometry and art in the context of ancient American art. Students will determine what kinds of geometric properties are contained in...
Lesson Plan: Art and Geometry in Ancient America
Artwork and Artist Information: Bell Krater
View full record
A brief essay focusing on Bell Krater. Includes discussion questions and classroom activity suggestions.
Artwork and Artist Information: <em>Bell Krater</em>
Page
1234<

View mobile website