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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
James McNeill Whistler: His Etchings (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12) 19th Century (1800-1865), 19th Century (1866-1899), Art Ed/Museum Ed, Artist Biography, Picturing America Resource, Printmaking
James McNeill Whistler: The Etchings Kit High School (9-12), College/Adult Printmaking
James McNeill Whistler: The Lyrics of Art (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12) 19th Century (1800-1865), Art Ed/Museum Ed, Artist Biography, Picturing America Resource
Jazz and Its History: Masters of Music Book Elementary (K-5), Middle School (6-8) 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), Multicultural Topics, Picturing America Resource
John James Audubon Book Elementary (K-5), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1800-1865), Artist Biography, Picturing America Resource, Printmaking, Science, Storytime
John James Audubon: The Birds of America (VHS) Audio-Visual High School (9-12), College/Adult, Middle School (6-8) Art of the West, Printmaking, Artist Biography, Science, Picturing America Resource, 19th Century (1800-1865), 18th Century and Earlier
John Marin's New York (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12) 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), Artist Biography, Multicultural Topics
John Muir, America's Naturalist Book Elementary (K-5), Middle School (6-8) Art of the West, Picturing America Resource, Science
John Russell Pope: Architect of the National Gallery (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12) 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), Architecture, Art Ed/Museum Ed, Artist Biography
John Singer Sargent: A Guide for Teachers Kit College/Adult, High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), Artist Biography
John Singer Sargent: Outside the Frame (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), Art Surveys, Artist Biography
John Trumbull; Gilbert Stuart; Winslow Homer Kit Elementary (K-5), High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 18th Century and Earlier, 19th Century (1800-1865)
Johnson, William Henry STREET MUSICIANS ca. 1942-43 Poster College/Adult, Elementary (K-5), High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 20th Century (1946-1999), Multicultural Topics, Picturing America Resource, Storytime
Jonkonnu: A Story from the Sketchbook of Winslow Homer Book Elementary (K-5) 19th Century (1866-1899), Storytime
Journey by Patricia MacLachlan (Book Kit) Book Kit Elementary (K-5), Middle School (6-8) 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), Art of the West, Language Arts, Photography
Journey to Native America Book Elementary (K-5), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1800-1865), Art of the West, Multicultural Topics
Karl Bodmer's America Book College/Adult, High School (9-12) 19th Century (1800-1865), Art of the West, Multicultural Topics
Koch, Augustus GALVESTON TEXAS 1885 Poster College/Adult, Elementary (K-5), High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1866-1899), Texas History
Land and Landscape: Views of America's History and Culture Kit High School (9-12), College/Adult, Middle School (6-8) Art Surveys
Land and Landscape: Views of America's History and Culture (VHS) Audio-Visual High School (9-12), College/Adult, Middle School (6-8) Art Surveys, Photography, Art of the West, Art Ed/Museum Ed, Picturing America Resource, 19th Century (1800-1865), 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), 18th Century and Earlier
Land, Sky, and All That Is Within: Visionary Photographers in the Southwest Book College/Adult, High School (9-12) 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), Art of the West, Multicultural Topics, Photography
Landscape Painting from the National Gallery of Art Kit High School (9-12), College/Adult Art Surveys
Landscapes from the Collection of the Saint Louis Art Museum Kit High School (9-12), College/Adult Art Surveys
Lange, Dorothea MIGRANT AGRICULTURAL WORKER'S FAMILY 1936 Poster College/Adult, Elementary (K-5), High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 20th Century (1900-1945), Art of the West, Photography, Picturing America Resource, Storytime
Latino Art and Culture from the National Museum of American Art Kit High School (9-12), College/Adult, Middle School (6-8) Multicultural Topics
Laura Gilpin: An Enduring Grace (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12) 20th Century (1900-1945), 20th Century (1946-1999), Art Ed/Museum Ed, Art of the West, Artist Biography, Multicultural Topics, Photography
Lawrence, Jacob STUDY FOR THE MUNICH OLYMPIC GAMES 1971 Poster College/Adult, Elementary (K-5), High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 20th Century (1946-1999), Multicultural Topics, Picturing America Resource
Leaf Man Book Elementary (K-5) Language Arts, Storytime
Learning as Transformation: Critical Perspectives on a Theory in Progress Book College/Adult Art Ed/Museum Ed, Reference
Learning from Museums: Visitor Experiences and the Making of Meaning Book College/Adult Art Ed/Museum Ed, Reference
Learning in the Museum Book College/Adult Art Ed/Museum Ed, Reference
Learning to Look: A Complete Art History and Appreciation Program for Grades K-8 Kit Middle School (6-8), Elementary (K-5) Art Surveys
Let the River Run: A Journey into Glen Canyon (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 20th Century (1946-1999), Art of the West, Photography, Science
Lewis & Clark: Great Journey West (DVD) Audio-Visual College/Adult, Elementary (K-5), High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 18th Century and Earlier, 19th Century (1800-1865), Art of the West, Picturing America Resource
Lewis and Clark for Kids: Their Journey of Discovery with 21 Activities Book High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1800-1865), Art of the West
Lewis and Clark: The Journey of the Corps of Discovery (VHS) Audio-Visual College/Adult, High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) 19th Century (1800-1865), Art of the West, Picturing America Resource
Li'l Sis and Uncle Willie: A Story Based on the Life and Paintings of William H. Johnson Book Elementary (K-5) 20th Century (1900-1945), Art Ed/Museum Ed, Language Arts, Multicultural Topics, Picturing America Resource, Storytime
Lifting the Veil: Robert S. Duncanson and the Emergence of the African-American Artist Kit High School (9-12), College/Adult, Middle School (6-8) Multicultural Topics
Light Verse on Victorian Photography Book College/Adult, High School (9-12) 19th Century (1866-1899), Language Arts, 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
Looking at Photographs from the Amon Carter Museum Kit College/Adult, High School (9-12), Middle School (6-8) Photography
Looking at Photographs: A Guide to Technical Terms Book College/Adult, High School (9-12) 20th Century (1946-1999), Art Ed/Museum Ed, Photography
Luis Jimenez: Working Class Heroes, Images from Popular Culture Kit High School (9-12), College/Adult, Middle School (6-8) Multicultural Topics
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
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
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
Marsh Morning Book Elementary (K-5) Language Arts, Science
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
Martin Johnson Heade Book College/Adult, High School (9-12) 19th Century (1866-1899), Artist Biography
Mary Cassatt Book Elementary (K-5) 19th Century (1866-1899), 20th Century (1900-1945), Artist Biography