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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
Bookmaking (Printmaking): Using the Press (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult 19th Century (1800-1865), 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), Art Ed/Museum Ed, Printmaking
Bookmaking (Printmaking): Wood, Box & Cardboard (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult 19th Century (1800-1865), 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), Art Ed/Museum Ed, Art Surveys, Printmaking
Boone and Crockett: The Hunter Heroes (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12) 18th Century and Earlier, 19th Century (1800-1865), Art of the West, Multicultural Topics
Bridging the Curriculum Through Art: Interdisciplinary Connections Book Elementary (K-5), High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) Art Ed/Museum Ed
Buffalo Bill's America: William Cody and the Wild West Show Book College/Adult, High School (9-12) Multicultural Topics
Buffalo Dance: A Blackfoot Legend Book Elementary (K-5) 19th Century (1866-1899), Language Arts, Multicultural Topics, Storytime
Calder's Circus (VHS) Audio-Visual Elementary (K-5), High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), Art Ed/Museum Ed, Sculpture, Storytime
Camels for Uncle Sam Book Elementary (K-5), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1866-1899), Art of the West, Texas History
Camera Work: The Complete Illustrations 1903-1917 Book College/Adult 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), Art Surveys, Photography
Cameras: The Story, Science and Techniques of Photography and Film-Making Book Elementary (K-5), Middle School (6-8) 20th Century (1946-1999), Photography, Science
Career Ideas for Kids Who Like Art Book High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) Art Ed/Museum Ed
Careers for Kids: Art (Art Card Deck) Kit Middle School (6-8) Art Ed/Museum Ed
Carnation, Lily, Lily, Rose: The Story of a Painting Book Elementary (K-5), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1866-1899), Artist Biography, Storytime
Cassatt for Kids Book Elementary (K-5) 19th Century (1866-1899), Storytime
Cassatt, Mary MATERNAL CARESS 1891 Poster College/Adult, Elementary (K-5), High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1866-1899), Picturing America Resource, Printmaking, Storytime
Cast and recast: the sculpture of Frederic Remington Kit High School (9-12), College/Adult, Middle School (6-8), Elementary (K-5) Frederic Remington
Catalogue of the Amon Carter Museum Photography Collection Book College/Adult, High School (9-12) 18th Century and Earlier, 19th Century (1800-1865), 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), Art Ed/Museum Ed, Art Surveys, Photography
Catlin, George ARCHERY OF THE APACHES ca. 1855 Poster Elementary (K-5), High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1800-1865), Art of the West, Multicultural Topics
Catlin, George BUFFALO CHASE WITH BOWS AND LANCES 1832-1833 Poster College/Adult, Elementary (K-5), High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1800-1865), Art of the West, Multicultural Topics
Catlin, George COMANCHE VILLAGE 1834-1835 Poster Elementary (K-5), High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1800-1865), Art of the West, Multicultural Topics, Picturing America Resource
Catlin, George OSCEOLA 1838; BLACK HAWK ca. 1833 Poster College/Adult, Elementary (K-5), High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1800-1865), Art of the West, Multicultural Topics, Picturing America Resource
Celebrate America in Poetry and Art Book Elementary (K-5), Middle School (6-8) 18th Century and Earlier, 19th Century (1800-1865), 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), Art Ed/Museum Ed, Language Arts, Multicultural Topics, Storytime
Celebrating America: A Collection of Poems and Images of the American Spirit Book High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) Art Ed/Museum Ed, Language Arts, Multicultural Topics
Celebrating America: Masterworks from Texas Collections Book College/Adult Art Surveys
Celebrating Sculpture, Personal Visions and Universal Themes: Aspects of American Sculpture Since 1945 from the Marion Koogler M Kit High School (9-12), College/Adult, Middle School (6-8) Sculpture
Century of Western Art, A: Selections from the Amon Carter Museum Book College/Adult, High School (9-12) 19th Century (1800-1865), 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), Art of the West, Charles M. Russell, Frederic Remington
Charles M. Russell: An American Artist (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, Artist Biography, Charles M. Russell, Sculpture
Charles M. Russell: Sculptor Kit High School (9-12), College/Adult, Middle School (6-8), Elementary (K-5) Charles M. Russell
Charles Sheeler in Doylestown: American Modernism and the Pennsylvania Tradition Kit College/Adult, High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 20th Century (1900-1945), Artist Biography
Charles Willson Peale: Art and Selfhood in the Early Republic Book College/Adult 18th Century and Earlier, 19th Century (1800-1865), Artist Biography
Charlie's Trail: The Life and Art of C. M. Russell Book Elementary (K-5), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), Artist Biography, Charles M. Russell
Children of the Dust Bowl: The True Story of the School at Weedpatch Camp Book Elementary (K-5), High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 20th Century (1900-1945), Multicultural Topics, Photography
Children of the Great Depression Book High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 20th Century (1900-1945), Photography
Children of the Wild West Book Elementary (K-5), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1800-1865), 19th Century (1866-1899), Art of the West, Photography
Church, Frederick MORNING LOOKING EAST OVER THE HUDSON VALLEY FROM THE CATSKILL MOUNTAINS 1848 Poster College/Adult, Elementary (K-5), High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1800-1865), Art of the West, Storytime
Clementine Hunter: American Folk Artist (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12) 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), Artist Biography, Multicultural Topics
Click!: A Book about Cameras and Taking Pictures Book Elementary (K-5) 20th Century (1946-1999), Photography
Click: The Ultimate Photography Guide for Generation Now Book High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 20th Century (1946-1999), Art Ed/Museum Ed, Photography
Cole, Thomas A DISTANT VIEW OF NIAGARA FALLS Kit Elementary (K-5), High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1800-1865), Art of the West
Cole, Thomas THE GARDEN OF EDEN 1828 Poster College/Adult, Elementary (K-5), High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1800-1865), Art of the West, Language Arts, Picturing America Resource, Storytime
Cole, Thomas THE HUNTER'S RETURN 1845 Poster College/Adult, Elementary (K-5), High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1800-1865), Art of the West, Picturing America Resource, Storytime
Colonial to Modern: American Art since 1500 from the Dallas Museum of Art Kit High School (9-12), College/Adult, Middle School (6-8) Art Surveys
Color Book Elementary (K-5) Art Ed/Museum Ed, Science, Storytime
Color Book College/Adult, High School (9-12) Art Ed/Museum Ed, Science
Color: A Natural History of the Palette Book College/Adult Art Ed/Museum Ed, Science
Colorado Gold Boom of 1860: Discovery of California Gulch (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12) 19th Century (1800-1865), 19th Century (1866-1899), Art of the West
Come Look with Me: Animals in Art Book Elementary (K-5) Art Ed/Museum Ed, Art Surveys, Storytime
Come Look with Me: Art in Early America Book Elementary (K-5) 18th Century and Earlier, 19th Century (1800-1865), Art Ed/Museum Ed, Art Surveys, Storytime
Come Look With Me: Discovering African American Art for Children Book Elementary (K-5) Art Surveys, Multicultural Topics, Storytime
Come Look With Me: Discovering Photographs with Children Book Elementary (K-5), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), Art Surveys, Photography, Storytime