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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
Come Look with Me: Discovering Women Artists for Children Book Elementary (K-5) Art Ed/Museum Ed, Art Surveys, Storytime
Come Look with Me: Enjoying Art with Children Book Elementary (K-5) Art Ed/Museum Ed, Storytime
Come Look with Me: Exploring Landscape Art with Children Book Elementary (K-5) Art Ed/Museum Ed, Storytime
Come Look with Me: Exploring Modern Art Book Elementary (K-5) 20th Century (1900-1945), Art Ed/Museum Ed, Art Surveys, Storytime
Come Look with Me: The Artist at Work Book Elementary (K-5) Art Ed/Museum Ed, Art Surveys
Come Look with Me: World of Play Book Elementary (K-5) Art Ed/Museum Ed, Art Surveys, Storytime
Come to the Fairs (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12) 19th Century (1800-1865), 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), Architecture, Art of the West
Comets, Stars, the Moon, and Mars Book Elementary (K-5) Language Arts, Science, Storytime
Coming to America: the Story of Immigration Book Elementary (K-5) 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), Art of the West, Multicultural Topics, Storytime
Coming to Light: Edward S. Curtis and the North American Indians (VHS) (DVD) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 20th Century (1900-1945), Art of the West, Artist Biography, Multicultural Topics, Photography
Constructive Spirit : Abstract Art in South and North America, 1920s-50s Book College/Adult 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), Art Ed/Museum Ed, Art Surveys
Contemporary Art from the Dallas Museum of Art Kit College/Adult, High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 20th Century (1946-1999), Art Surveys
Cooking on the Lewis and Clark Expedition Book Elementary (K-5), High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1800-1865), Art of the West, Multicultural Topics
Corpron, Carlotta EGGS REFLECTED AND MULTIPLIED 1948 Poster College/Adult, Elementary (K-5), High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 20th Century (1946-1999), Photography, Science, Storytime
Counting on Grace Book Elementary (K-5), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1800-1865), 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), Photography
Cowboy Book Elementary (K-5) 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), Art of the West, Photography, Storytime, Texas History
Cowboy Alphabet for Grown Ups and Young' Uns Too Book Elementary (K-5) 20th Century (1900-1945)
Cowboy Art (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12) 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), Art of the West, Artist Biography, Multicultural Topics, Texas History
Cowboy Charlie: The Story of Charles M. Russell Book Elementary (K-5) 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), Art of the West, Artist Biography, Charles M. Russell, Multicultural Topics, Storytime
Cowboy Charlie: The Story of Charles M. Russell by Jeanette Winter (Book Kit) Book Kit Elementary (K-5) 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), Art of the West, Artist Biography, Charles M. Russell, Language Arts, Multicultural Topics, Storytime
Cowboy with a Camera: Erwin E. Smith, Cowboy Photographer Book Elementary (K-5) 20th Century (1900-1945), Art of the West, Texas History
Cowboys and the Wild West: An A-Z Guide from the Chisholm Trail to the Silver Screen Book Elementary (K-5), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1800-1865), Art of the West, Language Arts, Multicultural Topics, Texas History
Cowboys Images from the Library of Congress Book High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), Art of the West, Multicultural Topics, Photography, Picturing America Resource, Texas History
Cowgirls Book Elementary (K-5) 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), Art of the West, Language Arts, Storytime, Texas History
Creative Collaboration Book College/Adult, High School (9-12) Art Ed/Museum Ed
Cropsey, Jasper DAWN OF MORNING, LAKE GEORGE 1868 Poster College/Adult, Elementary (K-5), High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1866-1899), Multicultural Topics
Crossing the Frontier: Photographs of the Developing West, 1849 to the Present Book College/Adult, High School (9-12) 19th Century (1800-1865), 19th Century (1866-1899), Art of the West, Art Surveys, Photography
Cubes, Cones, Cylinders, & Spheres Book Elementary (K-5) Math, Storytime
Currier & Ives: America Imagined Book College/Adult, High School (9-12) 19th Century (1800-1865), 19th Century (1866-1899), Art Ed/Museum Ed, Art of the West, Art Surveys, Printmaking
Curtis, Edward S. CANON DE CHELLY 1904 Poster 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, Multicultural Topics, Photography
David Bates: Finding a Place (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult 20th Century (1946-1999), Art of the West, Art Surveys, Artist Biography, Multicultural Topics, Printmaking
David Brower: A Converstion with Scott Simon (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12) 20th Century (1946-1999), Art Ed/Museum Ed, Photography, Science
David Smith: American Sculptor 1906-1965 (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12) 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), Artist Biography, Sculpture
Davis, Stuart BLIPS AND IFS 1963-1964 Poster College/Adult, Elementary (K-5), High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 20th Century (1900-1945), Storytime
Deas, Charles INDIAN GROUP 1845 Poster Elementary (K-5), High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1800-1865), Art of the West, Multicultural Topics
Deep Blues: Bill Traylor, Self-Taught Artist Book Elementary (K-5), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1866-1899), Artist Biography, Multicultural Topics
Delicious Awakenings: U.S. Modernists in the Wichita Art Museum Collection Kit College/Adult, High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), Art Surveys
Demuth, Charles THREE ACROBATS 1916 Poster College/Adult, Elementary (K-5), High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 20th Century (1900-1945), Storytime
Demuth, Charles, CHIMNEY AND WATER TOWER 1931 Poster College/Adult, Elementary (K-5), High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 20th Century (1900-1945), Architecture, Art of the West
Design: An Illustrated Historical Overview Book College/Adult Art Ed/Museum Ed, Art Surveys
Discovered Lands, Invented Pasts Book College/Adult, High School (9-12) Art Ed/Museum Ed, Art of the West, Art Surveys, Multicultural Topics
Discovering Great Artists: Hands-on Art for Children in the Styles of the Great Masters Book Elementary (K-5) Art Ed/Museum Ed, Art Surveys, Artist Biography
Dog's Night Book Elementary (K-5) Art Ed/Museum Ed, Language Arts, Storytime
Don't Worry, Be Happy: Lyrics by Bobby McFerrin and Art by Alexander Calder Book Elementary (K-5) 20th Century (1946-1999), Language Arts, Storytime
Dorothea Lange Book Elementary (K-5) 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), Artist Biography, Photography
Dorothea Lange (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), Art Ed/Museum Ed, Art of the West, Artist Biography, Multicultural Topics, Photography, Picturing America Resource
Dropping In on Grant Wood (Book)(DVD) Audio-Visual, Book Elementary (K-5) 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), Art Ed/Museum Ed, Artist Biography, Storytime
Eastman, Seth BALLPLAY OF THE DAKOTA ON THE ST. PETER'S RIVER IN WINTER 1848 Poster Elementary (K-5), High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1800-1865), Art of the West, Multicultural Topics
Eastman, Seth OLD FORT SNELLING 1808-1875 Poster College/Adult, Elementary (K-5), High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1800-1865), Art of the West
Educating Everybody’s Children : Diverse Teaching Strategies for Diverse Learners - What Research and Practice Say about Improving Achievement Book College/Adult Art Ed/Museum Ed