Celebrate America in Poetry and Art

Internet Resources

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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.

Describes paintings, sculpture, drawings, and photographs from the National Museum of American Art that capture the kaleidoscope of 200 years of American experiences.

TRC audience: 
Elementary (K-5)
Middle School (6-8)
TRC subject: 
18th Century and Earlier
19th Century (1800-1865)
19th Century (1866-1899)
20th Century (1900-1945)
Art Ed/Museum Ed
Language Arts
Multicultural Topics
Storytime
TRC format: 
Book