Educator Resource Search Results

Displaying records 1 - 10 of 63.
Lesson Plan: Finding Polygons in Cubist Art
View full record
Students explore geometric properties and relationships in a two-dimensional work of art. They first search for and identify polygons in a Cubist painting and then use polygons...
Lesson Plan: Finding Polygons in Cubist Art
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: Time Transfixed by René Magritte
View full record
This well-known work depicts a steam train emerging from a fireplace. René Magritte's realistic portrayals of images that do not seem to belong together align him with the French Surrealists. This...
Artwork Resource Packet: <em>Time Transfixed</em> by René Magritte
Artwork Resource Packet: Mask (Mukenga)
View full record
The Mukenga mask honors men important to the royal household. Its materials relate to rank, status, and leadership. The use of leopard and monkey fur, parrot feathers, and forms borrowed from the...
Artwork Resource Packet: <em>Mask (Mukenga)</em>
Lesson Plan: What a Square
View full record
In this lesson plan, students will break Rembrandt's Old Man with a Gold Chain down into geometric shapes. Suggested Grade Level: 3–8 Estimated Time: One to two class periods Introduction...
Lesson Plan: What a Square
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: 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
Lesson Plan: Fun with Maya Numbers
View full record
In this lesson, students will be able to: recognize the Maya numbers 0–19, write the Maya numbers 0–19, and write their telephone numbers using the Maya number system. This lesson plan was written...
Lesson Plan: Fun with Maya Numbers
Artwork Resource Packet: Storyteller Figure
View full record
This handmade sculpture's energetic gestures and lively facial expression suggest a strong and vibrant personality. Unearthed from an ancient tomb, the figure represents a timeless recording of...
Artwork Resource Packet: <em>Storyteller Figure</em>
Artwork Resource Packet: Japanese Traditional Interior (Thorne Miniature Room)
View full record
This is the main room of a traditional Japanese home, complete with alcoves to display art, tatami mats, and a writing desk. Sliding doors lead to a Japanese garden, considered a form of art and an...
Artwork Resource Packet: <em>Japanese Traditional Interior</em> (Thorne Miniature Room)
Page
1234567<

View mobile website