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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 ascending Format Audience Topics
America's Art: Smithsonian American Art Museum Book College/Adult, High School (9-12) Art Ed/Museum Ed, Art Surveys, Multicultural Topics, Photography
America from Amerigo Vespucci to the Louisiana Purchase Book College/Adult 18th Century and Earlier, 19th Century (1800-1865), Art of the West, Language Arts, Multicultural Topics, Picturing America Resource
America and Lewis Hine: Photographs 1904-1940 Book College/Adult, High School (9-12) 20th Century (1900-1945)
America and Lewis Hine (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), Artist Biography, Photography
Alfred Stieglitz: The Eloquent Eye (VHS) (DVD) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12) 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), Artist Biography, Photography, Printmaking
Alfred Stieglitz, Photographer (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12) 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), Artist Biography, Photography
Alexander Phimister Proctor, Sculptor in Buckskin Book College/Adult, High School (9-12) 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), Art of the West, Sculpture
Alexander Calder: Calder's Universe (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12) 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), Artist Biography, Sculpture
Alexander Calder and His Magical Mobiles Book Elementary (K-5) Sculpture
Alexander Calder (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), Artist Biography, Sculpture
Against the Odds: The Artists of the Harlem Renaissance (VHS) (DVD) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12) 20th Century (1900-1945), Art Surveys, Multicultural Topics, Picturing America Resource
Africans in America: The Terrible Transformation (1450-1750) (VHS) Audio-Visual High School (9-12), College/Adult Art Surveys, Multicultural Topics, Picturing America Resource, 18th Century and Earlier
African-American Artists: Affirmation Today from the National Museum of American Art (VHS) Audio-Visual High School (9-12), College/Adult, Middle School (6-8) Art Surveys, Multicultural Topics, Art Ed/Museum Ed, Picturing America Resource
African-American Artists: Affirmation Today from the National Museum of American Art Kit High School (9-12), College/Adult, Middle School (6-8) Multicultural Topics
African Americans of the Old West Kit High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8), Elementary (K-5) Multicultural Topics
African American Artists Kit High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8), Elementary (K-5) Multicultural Topics
African American Art at the Art Institute of Chicago Kit High School (9-12), College/Adult, Middle School (6-8), Elementary (K-5) Multicultural Topics
Adventures in Art (VHS) Audio-Visual High School (9-12), College/Adult, Middle School (6-8) Architecture, Art Surveys
Action Jackson Book Elementary (K-5), Middle School (6-8) 20th Century (1946-1999), Artist Biography, Storytime
Across America on An Emigrant Train by Jim Murphy (Book Kit) Book Kit Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1866-1899), Art of the West, Picturing America Resource
Abstract Expressionism Book College/Adult Art Surveys
A. L. Westyard HOUSTON, TEXAS (LOOKING SOUTH) 1891 Poster College/Adult, Elementary (K-5), High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1866-1899), Art of the West, Texas History
A World History of Photography: Third Edition Book College/Adult, High School (9-12) 19th Century (1800-1865), 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), Art Surveys, Photography
A Tree is Nice Book Elementary (K-5) Science, Storytime
A Tree for All Seasons Book Elementary (K-5) Science, Storytime
A is for America: An American Alphabet Book Elementary (K-5) Art Ed/Museum Ed, Art Surveys, Language Arts, Storytime
A Grand Old Tree Book Elementary (K-5) Science, Storytime
A Garden for Art: Outdoor Sculpture at the Hirshhorn Museum Book College/Adult 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), Art Ed/Museum Ed, Sculpture
A Field Guide to Wildflowers Coloring Book Book Elementary (K-5) Science
A Comment on the Art of Romare Bearden and Charles White: Griots of Imagery (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12) 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), Art Surveys, Artist Biography, Multicultural Topics
A Century of American Printmaking: 1880-1980 Book College/Adult, High School (9-12) 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), Art Surveys, Printmaking
A Brave Boy & a Good Soldier : John C.C. Hill & the Texas expedition to Mier - EDUCATOR GUIDE Book High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1800-1865), Art of the West, Texas History
A Brave Boy & a Good Soldier : John C.C. Hill & the Texas Expedition to Mier Book High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1800-1865), Art of the West, Texas History
A Boy called Slow: The True Story of Sitting Bull Book Elementary (K-5), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1800-1865), 19th Century (1866-1899), Multicultural Topics, Storytime
28 Days of Poetry Celebrating Black History Book Elementary (K-5), Middle School (6-8) 20th Century (1900-1945)
20th-Century American Art (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12) 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), Art Surveys, Multicultural Topics, Photography, Picturing America Resource
20th Century Art and the Metropolitan Museum: The Lila Acheson Wallace Wing (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12) 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), Art Ed/Museum Ed, Art Surveys, Multicultural Topics
150 Years of American Art: Amon Carter Museum Collection Book College/Adult, High School (9-12) 19th Century (1800-1865), 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), Art Surveys