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My People, Our People
Teacher resource combining activity and discussion exercises with sculpture, painting, poetry, and music of African American artists.
Provider: Smithsonian American Art Museum
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Grade(s): PreK–3, 4–8, 9–12
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My Rube Goldberg
Lesson looking at the work of cartoonist Rube Goldberg, who drew outlandishly complex machines that carried out very simple tasks. Students create their own Goldberg-like invention while exploring elementary concepts in physics.
Provider: Cooper-Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
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Grade(s): PreK–3, 4–8
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Myth, Mortals, and Immortality: Works from Museo Soumaya de Mexico
Downloadable exhibition guide (PDF) for Myths, Mortals, and Immortality, an exhibition featuring 100 works by some of Mexico's most renowned artists, including Diego Rivera and Rufino Tamayo. Bilingual English/Spanish.
Provider: Smithsonian Latino Center
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Grade(s): General audience
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New Tribe New York
New Tribe New York is an exhibition featuring Native artists who work in New York City, home to the largest concentration of Native Americans in the US. These artists provide an essay, statement, and gallery of their work.
Provider: National Museum of the American Indian
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Grade(s): General audience
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New Visions: Emerging Trends in African American Art
Printable exhibition guide highlighting the work of eight contemporary artists. Includes bios and samples of the work.
Provider: Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
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Grade(s): 4–8, 9–12, General audience
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Oh Freedom! Teaching African American Civil Rights through American Art at the Smithsonian
Interactive website that offers fresh ways of teaching about the Civil Rights Movement by making connections between history and art. It includes nearly 40 artworks, from a 1908 portrait of Booker T. Washington to the “Hope” portrait of President Obama. Web 2.0 tools bring teachers together to discuss the materials and to share lesson plans and activities.
Provider: Smithsonian American Art Museum
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Grade(s): 4–8, 9–12
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Olowe of Ise: A Yoruba Sculptor to Kings
Online exhibition presenting the life and work of African sculptor Olowe of Ise. Includes cultural information on the Yoruba people.
Provider: National Museum of African Art
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Grade(s): 4–8, 9–12
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Philippe Halsman: A Retrospective
Online exhibit presenting the first historical survey of the work of photographer Philippe Halsman's sparkling portraits of celebrities, intellectuals, and politicians. Recounts his career with a chronology and selected works.
Provider: National Portrait Gallery
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Grade(s): General audience
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Picturing the 1930s Educational Website
Students increase visual literacy as they learn about the Great Depression in this online exhibition, which includes such primary-source materials as photographs, newsreels, and artists’ memorabilia. Students can create their own documentary movie.
Provider: Smithsonian American Art Museum
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Grade(s): 4–8
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Portraits of Mathew Brady
Online exhibit shows the life and works of the Civil-War-era photographer Mathew Brady. Includes virtual photo galleries, a biography, how to make a photograph in mid-1800s, a technical glossary, and an index of sitters.
Provider: National Portrait Gallery
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Grade(s): 9–12
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