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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
Edward Hopper: The Silent Witness (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, Picturing America Resource
Edward Steichen (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12) 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), Artist Biography, Photography
Eliot Porter's World (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12) 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), Art of the West, Artist Biography, Photography, Science
Eliot Porter, Photographs and Text Book College/Adult 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), Art of the West, Artist Biography, Photography
Eliot Porter: The Color of Wildness Book College/Adult 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), Art of the West, Photography, Science
Encyclopedia of North American Indians, Native American History, Culture, and Life from Paleo-Indians to the Present Book College/Adult, High School (9-12) 18th Century and Earlier, 19th Century (1800-1865), 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), Art of the West, Multicultural Topics
Erwin E. Smith: Cowboy Photographer (DVD) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), Art of the West, Artist Biography, Multicultural Topics, Photography, Texas History
Erwin E. Smith: Cowboy Photographer (VHS) 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, Texas History
Essays on Art: Max Weber Book College/Adult 20th Century (1900-1945), Art Ed/Museum Ed, Artist Biography, Photography
Expression and Meaning: The Marine Paintings of John Marin Book College/Adult, High School (9-12) 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), Art Ed/Museum Ed, Art Surveys, Artist Biography
Eyeopeners: Places That Make You Stop, and Look, and Look Again! (VHS) Audio-Visual Elementary (K-5), Middle School (6-8) 20th Century (1946-1999), Art of the West, Art Surveys, Multicultural Topics, Texas History
Eyes of Texas: Czech & Art (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), Multicultural Topics, Texas History
Faith Ringgold: The Last Story Quilt (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12) 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), Art Ed/Museum Ed, Artist Biography, Multicultural Topics
Field Museum of Natural History: Messages From the Wilderness (VHS) Audio-Visual High School (9-12), College/Adult, Middle School (6-8) Art of the West, Science, 19th Century (1800-1865), 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), 18th Century and Earlier
Figure In A Landscape: A Conversation with J.B. Jackson (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 20th Century (1946-1999), Art of the West, Artist Biography, Photography
First Nations, Firsthand Book College/Adult, High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) Multicultural Topics
First Photos: How Kids Can Take Great Pictures Book Elementary (K-5) Photography
First Steps in Taking Photographs Book Elementary (K-5) Art Ed/Museum Ed, Photography
Focus on Photography Book High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) Photography
Fold Me a Poem Book Elementary (K-5) Language Arts, Storytime
Forgotten Americans : Footnote Figures Who Changed American History Book College/Adult Art Ed/Museum Ed, Art of the West
Francesco Rosseli Kit High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8), Elementary (K-5) Art Surveys, Art Ed/Museum Ed, 18th Century and Earlier
Frank Lloyd Wright Book Elementary (K-5), Middle School (6-8) 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), Architecture, Artist Biography, Picturing America Resource
Frank Lloyd Wright (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), Architecture, Art of the West, Artist Biography, Picturing America Resource
Frank Lloyd Wright for Kids Book Elementary (K-5), Middle School (6-8) 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), Architecture, Artist Biography, Picturing America Resource, Storytime
Frank Lloyd Wright: The Masterpieces Volume 1 (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12) 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), Architecture, Art Surveys, Artist Biography
Frank Lloyd Wright: The Masterpieces Volume 2 (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12) 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), Architecture, Art Surveys, Artist Biography
Frank Lloyd Wright: The Masterpieces Volume 3 (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12) 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), Architecture, Art Surveys, Artist Biography
Frank Lloyd Wright: The Masterpieces Volume 4 (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12) 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), Architecture, Art Surveys, Artist Biography
Frederic Remington and the American Civil War: A Ghost Story Book College/Adult 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), Art Ed/Museum Ed, Art of the West, Frederic Remington
Frederic Remington: The Masterworks Book College/Adult 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), Art of the West, Artist Biography, Frederic Remington, Reference
Frederic Remington: The Masterworks Kit High School (9-12), College/Adult Frederic Remington
Frederic Remington: The Truth of Other Days (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), Art Ed/Museum Ed, Art of the West, Artist Biography, Frederic Remington
Frightful's Mountain Book Elementary (K-5), Middle School (6-8) Language Arts
From Knowledge to Narrative: Educators and the Changing Museum Book College/Adult Art Ed/Museum Ed
From Rags to Riches: A History of Girls' Clothing in America Book Elementary (K-5), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1800-1865), 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), Art of the West
From Reliable Sources: The Archives of American Art (VHS) Audio-Visual High School (9-12), College/Adult, Middle School (6-8) Art Surveys, Sculpture, Art of the West, Art Ed/Museum Ed, Reference
From the mixed-up files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler Book Elementary (K-5), Middle School (6-8) Language Arts
Games for Teaching Art Book Elementary (K-5), Middle School (6-8) Art Ed/Museum Ed
George Bellows and American Art at the Turn of the Century Kit College/Adult, High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), Artist Biography
George Bellows: Portrait of an American Artist (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12) 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), Artist Biography, Multicultural Topics, Printmaking
George Caleb Bingham Curriculum Kit Kit College/Adult, Elementary (K-5), High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1800-1865), Multicultural Topics
George Eastman and the Story of Photographic Film Book Elementary (K-5), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1866-1899), Artist Biography, Photography
George Inness Kit College/Adult, High School (9-12) 19th Century (1866-1899), Art Ed/Museum Ed
George Washington: A National Treasure Kit Elementary (K-5), High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 18th Century and Earlier, 19th Century (1800-1865)
Georgia O'Keeffe Book Elementary (K-5) 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), Art of the West, Artist Biography, Storytime
Georgia O'Keeffe: A Life in Art (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12) 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), Art of the West, Artist Biography
Georgia O'Keeffe: The Artist in the Desert Book Elementary (K-5), Middle School (6-8) 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), Art of the West, Artist Biography, Storytime
Getting to Know the World's Greatest Artists: Edward Hopper Book Elementary (K-5), Middle School (6-8) 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), Artist Biography, Picturing America Resource, Storytime
Getting to Know the World’s Greatest Artists: Winslow Homer Book Elementary (K-5) 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), Art of the West, Artist Biography