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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
Nineteenth-Century American Music and Dance in the Art of William Sidney Mount Kit College/Adult, Elementary (K-5), High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1800-1865)
Newman, Henry Roderick ANEMONES 1876 Poster College/Adult, Elementary (K-5), High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1866-1899), Science
New World Visions: American Art and the Metropolitan Museum of Art (1650-1914), Part 2 (VHS) Audio-Visual High School (9-12), College/Adult Art Surveys, Art Ed/Museum Ed, Reference, 19th Century (1800-1865), 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), 18th Century and Earlier
New World Visions: American Art and the Metropolitan Museum of Art (1650-1914), Part 1 (VHS) Audio-Visual High School (9-12), College/Adult Art Surveys, Art Ed/Museum Ed, Reference, 19th Century (1800-1865), 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), 18th Century and Earlier
Naturalists, Conservationists, and Environmentalists Book Elementary (K-5), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1800-1865), 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), Science
Nations of the Plains Book High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 18th Century and Earlier, 19th Century (1800-1865), 19th Century (1866-1899), Art of the West, Multicultural Topics
National Parks Projects Book Elementary (K-5), Middle School (6-8) Art of the West, Photography
National Geographic Photography Guide for Kids Book Middle School (6-8) 20th Century (1946-1999), Art Ed/Museum Ed, Photography
National Gallery of Art, Washington (VHS) Audio-Visual High School (9-12), College/Adult, Middle School (6-8), Elementary (K-5) Art Surveys, Art Ed/Museum Ed
National Gallery of Art Activity Book: 25 Adventures with Art Book Elementary (K-5), Middle School (6-8) Art Ed/Museum Ed, Art of the West, Art Surveys, Language Arts
National Gallery of Art (CD) Audio-Visual High School (9-12), College/Adult, Middle School (6-8), Elementary (K-5) Art Surveys, Art Ed/Museum Ed
My Name is Georgia: A Portrait by Jeannette Winter Book Elementary (K-5) 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), Art of the West, Artist Biography, Storytime
My Museum Journal: A Writing and Sketching Book Book Elementary (K-5), Middle School (6-8) Art Ed/Museum Ed
My First Book of Cowboy Songs, Illustrations by Frederic Remington Book Elementary (K-5) 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), Art of the West, Frederic Remington
My Antonia Book College/Adult, High School (9-12) 19th Century (1800-1865), Art of the West, Language Arts, Picturing America Resource
Mustang Canyon Book Elementary (K-5) Art of the West
Mouse Paint Book Elementary (K-5) Art Ed/Museum Ed
Mount, William Sidney EEL SPEERING AT SETAUKET 1845 Poster College/Adult, Elementary (K-5), High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1800-1865)
Moran, Thomas CLIFFS ON THE GREEN RIVER 1874 Poster College/Adult, Elementary (K-5), High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1866-1899), Art of the West, Multicultural Topics
Mobiles: How to Create Them (VHS) Audio-Visual High School (9-12), College/Adult, Middle School (6-8), Elementary (K-5) Sculpture, Art Ed/Museum Ed
Mobile, by Alexander Calder (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, Sculpture
Mill Book Elementary (K-5), Middle School (6-8) 18th Century and Earlier, 19th Century (1800-1865), 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), Architecture, Science
McCloskey, William J. WRAPPED ORANGES 1889 Poster Elementary (K-5), High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1866-1899), Storytime
Maxfield Parrish: A Treasury of Art and Children Book Elementary (K-5), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), Language Arts
Matthew's Dream Book Elementary (K-5) Language Arts
Math-terpieces Book Elementary (K-5), Middle School (6-8) Math
Math Arts: Exploring Math through Art for 3 to 6 Year Olds Book Elementary (K-5) Math
Masterworks from Fort Worth Collections: A Centennial Exhibition Book College/Adult Art Surveys
Masters of Photography: Diane Arbus (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12) 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), Art Ed/Museum Ed, Artist Biography, Photography
Masters of Illusion (VHS) Audio-Visual High School (9-12), College/Adult, Middle School (6-8) Art Surveys, Art Ed/Museum Ed, 18th Century and Earlier
Masters of American Sculpture: The Figurative Tradition from the American Renaissance to the Millennium Book College/Adult, High School (9-12) Art Surveys, Sculpture
Mary Edmonia Lewis; Frederic Remington; Childe Hassam Kit Elementary (K-5), High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), Art of the West
Mary Cassatt: Modern Woman Book College/Adult 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), Artist Biography
Mary Cassatt: Impressionist from Philadelphia (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12) 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), Artist Biography
Mary Cassatt: A Brush with Independence (VHS) (DVD) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), Art Ed/Museum Ed, Artist Biography, Picturing America Resource
Mary Cassatt, Artist Book High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), Artist Biography
Mary Cassatt (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), Art Ed/Museum Ed, Artist Biography
Mary Cassatt Book Elementary (K-5) 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), Artist Biography
Mary Cassatt Book High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), Artist Biography
Martin Johnson Heade Book College/Adult, High School (9-12) 19th Century (1866-1899), Artist Biography
Marshall, Kerry James MANY MANSIONS 1994 Poster College/Adult, Elementary (K-5), High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 20th Century (1946-1999), Art Ed/Museum Ed, Multicultural Topics
Marsh Morning Book Elementary (K-5) Language Arts, Science
Making the Modern (DVD) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 20th Century (1946-1999), Architecture, Art Ed/Museum Ed, Texas History
Magic of the Image: Photography Revealed (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult 19th Century (1800-1865), 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), Multicultural Topics, Photography
Lydia Cassatt Reading the Morning Paper: A Novel Book College/Adult, High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1866-1899), Language Arts
Luis Jimenez: Working Class Heroes, Images from Popular Culture Kit High School (9-12), College/Adult, Middle School (6-8) Multicultural Topics
Looking at Photographs: A Guide to Technical Terms Book College/Adult, High School (9-12) 20th Century (1946-1999), Art Ed/Museum Ed, Photography
Looking at Photographs from the Amon Carter Museum Kit College/Adult, High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) Photography
Likeness and Landscape: Thomas M. Easterly and the Art of the Daguerreotype Book College/Adult, High School (9-12) 19th Century (1866-1899), Artist Biography, Photography
Light Verse on Victorian Photography Book College/Adult, High School (9-12) 19th Century (1866-1899), Language Arts, Photography