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Amon Carter Online Projects

Take your students to nineteenth-century Texas, Antarctica, the American West, and elsewhere without leaving your classroom! Visit the Amon Carter’s online teaching resources for images, information on artworks and artists, discussion questions, and classroom activities for all grade levels tied to state and national standards.

Titlesort descending Format Audience Topics
Public Sculpture: America's Legacy from the National Museum of American Art Kit High School (9-12), College/Adult, Middle School (6-8), Elementary (K-5) Sculpture
Race with the Buffalo and Other Native American Stories for Young Readers Book Elementary (K-5), Middle School (6-8) 18th Century and Earlier, 19th Century (1800-1865), Art of the West, Language Arts, Multicultural Topics, Picturing America Resource, Storytime
Rachel Carson's Silent Spring (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12) 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), Art of the West, Artist Biography, Science
Ranch Book Elementary (K-5) Art of the West, Storytime, Texas History
Reaching Out: A Creative Access Guide for Designing Exhibits and Cultural Programs for Persons Who are Blind or Visually Impair Kit College/Adult Art Ed/Museum Ed
Reading American Photographs : Images as History, Mathew Brady to Walker Evans Book College/Adult Photography
Rediscovering America: Champions of the Land (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), Art of the West, Science
Rediscovering America: The Frontier (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1800-1865), 19th Century (1866-1899), Art of the West, Art Surveys, Multicultural Topics
Rediscovering America: The Real American Cowboy (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), Art of the West, Charles M. Russell, Multicultural Topics
Reframing an American Masterpiece: The Amon Carter Museum (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult 20th Century (1946-1999), Architecture, Art Ed/Museum Ed, Texas History
Reinventing the Museum: Historical and Contemporary Perspectives on the Paradigm Shift Book College/Adult Art Ed/Museum Ed
Remember Little Bighorn : Indians, Soldiers, and Scouts Tell Their Stories Book High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1866-1899), Art of the West, Multicultural Topics
Remembering Grandma Moses Book Middle School (6-8) Artist Biography
Remembering Heroes (VHS) Audio-Visual Elementary (K-5), High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), Art of the West, Language Arts
Remington - The Color of Night: Teacher Resource Guide Kit High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8), Elementary (K-5) Frederic Remington
Remington, Frederic A CAVALRYMAN'S BREAKFAST ON THE PLAINS 1890 Poster Elementary (K-5), High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1866-1899), Art of the West, Frederic Remington
Remington, Frederic A DASH FOR THE TIMBER 1889 Poster Elementary (K-5), High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1866-1899), Frederic Remington
Remington, Frederic AN INDIAN TRAPPER 1889 Poster College/Adult, Elementary (K-5), High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1866-1899), Art of the West, Frederic Remington, Multicultural Topics
Remington, Frederic COMING THROUGH THE RYE 1902 Poster College/Adult, Elementary (K-5), High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 20th Century (1900-1945), Art of the West, Frederic Remington, Sculpture
Remington, Frederic S. HIS FIRST LESSON 1903 Poster College/Adult, Elementary (K-5), High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 20th Century (1900-1945), Art of the West, Frederic Remington, Storytime
Remington, Frederic THE BRONCHO BUSTER 1895 Poster College/Adult, Elementary (K-5), High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1866-1899), Art of the West, Frederic Remington, Sculpture, Storytime
Remington, Frederic THE COWBOY 1902 Poster Elementary (K-5), High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 20th Century (1900-1945), Art of the West, Frederic Remington, Storytime
Remington, Frederic THE FALL OF THE COWBOY 1895 Poster College/Adult, Elementary (K-5), High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1866-1899), Art of the West, Frederic Remington, Storytime
Remington, Frederic THE OLD STAGE COACH OF THE PLAINS 1901 Poster College/Adult, Elementary (K-5), High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 20th Century (1900-1945), Art of the West, Frederic Remington, Language Arts, Storytime
Restless Spirit: The Life and Work of Dorothea Lange Book Elementary (K-5), Middle School (6-8) 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), Art of the West, Artist Biography, Photography, Picturing America Resource
Revealed Treasures: Works on Paper from the Amon Carter Museum Book College/Adult, High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1800-1865), 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), Art Ed/Museum Ed, Art of the West, Art Surveys, Printmaking
Rhapsodies in Black: Art of the Harlem Renaissance Kit High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) Multicultural Topics
Richard Avedon, Darkness and Light (DVD) (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12) 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), Art Ed/Museum Ed, Artist Biography, Photography
River of Shadows : Eadweard Muybridge and the Technological Wild West Book College/Adult 19th Century (1866-1899), Art of the West, Artist Biography, Photography, Science
Rodeo Book Elementary (K-5), Middle School (6-8) Photography
Roesen, Severin STILL LIFE OF FLOWERS AND FRUIT WITH A RIVER LANDSCAPE IN THE DISTANCE 1867 Poster College/Adult, Elementary (K-5), High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1866-1899), Language Arts, Storytime
Romance Maker: The Watercolors of Charles M. Russell Book College/Adult, High School (9-12) 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), Art Ed/Museum Ed, Art of the West, Artist Biography, Charles M. Russell, Multicultural Topics
Romare Bearden: Visual Jazz (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12) 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), Artist Biography, Multicultural Topics
Roundup: A Texas Kid's Companion Book Elementary (K-5), Middle School (6-8) Art of the West, Texas History
Roy Lichtenstein: Reflections (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12) 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), Art Ed/Museum Ed, Artist Biography
Roy Lichtenstein: The Art of the Graphic Image (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12) 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), Art Ed/Museum Ed, Artist Biography, Printmaking
Russell, Charles IN WITHOUT KNOCKING 1909 Poster College/Adult, Elementary (K-5), High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 20th Century (1900-1945), Art of the West, Charles M. Russell, Storytime
Russell, Charles LEWIS AND CLARK ON THE LOWER COLUMBIA 1905 Poster College/Adult, Elementary (K-5), High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1800-1865), 20th Century (1900-1945), Art of the West, Charles M. Russell, Multicultural Topics, Storytime
Russell, Charles LOOPS AND SWIFT HORSES ARE SURER THAN LEAD 1916 Poster College/Adult, Elementary (K-5), High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 20th Century (1900-1945), Art of the West, Charles M. Russell, Storytime
Russell, Charles LOST IN A SNOW STORM-WE ARE FRIENDS 1888 Poster College/Adult, Elementary (K-5), High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1866-1899), Art of the West, Charles M. Russell, Multicultural Topics, Storytime
Russell, Charles M. COWBOY CAMP DURING THE ROUNDUP CA. 1885-1887 Poster College/Adult, Elementary (K-5), High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1866-1899), Art of the West, Charles M. Russell, Multicultural Topics, Texas History
Russell, Charles M. THE BUFFALO HUNT, NO. 39 1919 Poster College/Adult, Elementary (K-5), High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1800-1865), 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), Art of the West, Charles M. Russell, Multicultural Topics
Russell, Charles THE MEDICINE MAN 1908 Poster College/Adult, Elementary (K-5), High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 20th Century (1900-1945), Art of the West, Charles M. Russell, Multicultural Topics, Storytime
Sagebrush and Paintbrush: The Story of Charlie Russell, the Cowboy Artist Book Elementary (K-5), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), Art of the West, Artist Biography, Charles M. Russell
Saint-Gaudens: Masque of the Golden Bowl (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult 19th Century (1800-1865), 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), Art Ed/Museum Ed, Artist Biography, Picturing America Resource, Sculpture
Sam Houston is My Hero Book Elementary (K-5), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1800-1865), Language Arts, Texas History
Sandy's Circus: A Story about Alexander Calder by Tanya Lee Stone (Book Kit) Book Kit Elementary (K-5) 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), Art Ed/Museum Ed, Artist Biography, Sculpture, Storytime
Sargent, John Singer ALICE VANDERBILT SHEPARD 1888 Poster College/Adult, Elementary (K-5), High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1866-1899), Art Ed/Museum Ed, Picturing America Resource
Scenes of American Life: Treasures from the Smithsonian Institution Kit High School (9-12), College/Adult, Middle School (6-8) Art Surveys
Science Arts: Discovering Science through Art Experiences Book Elementary (K-5) Art Ed/Museum Ed, Science