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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
Take 5 Art Prints: Murals Kit Middle School (6-8), Elementary (K-5) Art Surveys
Survey of American Painting from the National Gallery of Art Kit High School (9-12), College/Adult Art Surveys
Stuart, Gilbert THE SKATER (Portrait of William Grant) 1782 Poster Elementary (K-5), High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 18th Century and Earlier, Picturing America Resource, Science
Stuart, Gilbert GEORGE WASHINGTON 1796 Poster College/Adult, Elementary (K-5), High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 18th Century and Earlier, Art Ed/Museum Ed, Picturing America Resource
Stuart Davis: Graphic Work and Related Paintings with a Catalogue Raisonne - the Prints Book College/Adult, High School (9-12) 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), Art Ed/Museum Ed, Printmaking
Story Painter: The Life of Jacob Lawrence Book Elementary (K-5), Middle School (6-8) 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), Artist Biography, Language Arts, Multicultural Topics, Picturing America Resource, Storytime
Stieglitz on Photography: His Selected Essays and Notes Book College/Adult, High School (9-12) 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), Artist Biography, Photography
Steichen, Edward STEHLI SILK DESIGN 1926 Poster College/Adult, Elementary (K-5), High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 20th Century (1900-1945), Photography
Stanley, John Mix OREGON CITY ON THE WILLAMETTE RIVER ca. 1852 Poster Elementary (K-5), High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1800-1865), Art of the West, Multicultural Topics
Squeaking of Art: The Mice Go to the Museum Book Elementary (K-5) Art Ed/Museum Ed, Art Surveys, Language Arts, Storytime
Spirit Poles and Flying Pigs: Public Art and Cultural Democracy in American Communities Book College/Adult 20th Century (1946-1999), Art Ed/Museum Ed, Art Surveys, Multicultural Topics, Sculpture
So Many Circles, So Many Squares Book Elementary (K-5) Math, Photography, Science, Storytime
Smith, Erwin E. FRANK SMITH WATERING HIS HORSE, CROSS-B RANCH, CROSBY CO., TEXAS ca. 1909 Poster College/Adult, Elementary (K-5), High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) Art of the West, Photography, Storytime, Texas History
Smith, Erwin E. DAY HERDER WITH THE JA OUTFIT OVERLOOKING A FORK OF THE RED RIVER AND TAKING THINGS EASY, JA RANCH, TEXAS 1908 Poster College/Adult, Elementary (K-5), High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 20th Century (1900-1945), Art of the West, Photography, Texas History
Sky Tree: Seeing Science Through Art Book Elementary (K-5) Language Arts, Science
Sitting Bull Book Elementary (K-5) 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), Multicultural Topics, Storytime
Sister Wendy's American Collection: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York (VHS) Audio-Visual High School (9-12), College/Adult, Middle School (6-8) Art Surveys, Multicultural Topics, Art Ed/Museum Ed
Sister Wendy's American Collection: The Cleveland Museum of Art (VHS) Audio-Visual High School (9-12), College/Adult, Middle School (6-8) Art Surveys, Multicultural Topics, Art Ed/Museum Ed
Sister Wendy's American Collection: The Art Institute of Chicago (VHS) Audio-Visual High School (9-12), College/Adult, Middle School (6-8) Art Surveys, Multicultural Topics, Art Ed/Museum Ed
Sister Wendy's American Collection: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (VHS) Audio-Visual High School (9-12), College/Adult, Middle School (6-8) Art Surveys, Multicultural Topics, Art Ed/Museum Ed
Sister Wendy's American Collection: Los Angeles County Museum of Art (VHS) Audio-Visual High School (9-12), College/Adult, Middle School (6-8) Art Surveys, Multicultural Topics, Art of the West, Art Ed/Museum Ed
Sister Wendy's American Collection: Kimbell Art Museum, Fort Worth, Texas (VHS) Audio-Visual High School (9-12), College/Adult, Middle School (6-8) Art Surveys, Art Ed/Museum Ed
Singular Moments: Photographs from the Amon Carter Museum Book College/Adult, High School (9-12) Photography
Sights Once Seen: Daguerreotyping Fremont's Last Expedition Through the Rockies Book College/Adult, High School (9-12) 19th Century (1800-1865), Art of the West, Art Surveys, Photography
Sid Richardson Collection of Western Art: the Works of Frederic Remington and 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, Frederic Remington
Sheeler, Charles RED TULIPS 1925 Poster College/Adult, Elementary (K-5), High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 20th Century (1900-1945), Picturing America Resource, Science
Shakespeare in Harlem, 1930-1950 Kit High School (9-12), College/Adult, Middle School (6-8), Elementary (K-5) Multicultural Topics
Shadow Play: Making Pictures with Light and Lenses Book Elementary (K-5), Middle School (6-8) Photography, Science
Seven Blind Mice Book Elementary (K-5) Art Ed/Museum Ed, Language Arts, Storytime
Seth Eastman: Painting the Dakota (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12) 19th Century (1800-1865), Art of the West, Multicultural Topics
Self-Taught Artists of the Twentieth Century Kit College/Adult, Elementary (K-5), High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), Art Surveys, Multicultural Topics
Self, Family, and Community-Images from the Art Institute of Chicago Kit Elementary (K-5) Art Surveys
Seen Art? Book Elementary (K-5) Art Ed/Museum Ed, Language Arts, Storytime
See for Yourself: A Day at the Art Institute of Chicago (VHS) Audio-Visual High School (9-12), College/Adult, Middle School (6-8) Art Ed/Museum Ed
See and Say: A Picture Book in Four Languages Book Elementary (K-5) Art Ed/Museum Ed
Secret Knowledge: Rediscovering the Lost Techniques of the Old Masters Book College/Adult, High School (9-12) Art Surveys
Screenprinting: An American Art Form (VHS) Audio-Visual High School (9-12), College/Adult Art of the West, Printmaking, Art Ed/Museum Ed
Science Verse Book Elementary (K-5) Language Arts, Science, Storytime
Science Arts: Discovering Science through Art Experiences Book Elementary (K-5) Art Ed/Museum Ed, Science
Scenes of American Life: Treasures from the Smithsonian Institution Kit High School (9-12), College/Adult, Middle School (6-8) Art Surveys
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
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
Sam Houston is My Hero Book Elementary (K-5), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1800-1865), Language Arts, Texas History
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
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
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
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 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 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 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