Celebrating America: A Collection of Poems and Images of the American Spirit

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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.

Expressions of American life through poetry and art. Works include those by Whitman, Riley, Field, Longfellow, Dunbar, folk sources, Indian tribes and a host of others. Art images are from the Art Institute of Chicago.

TRC audience: 
High School (9-12)
Middle School (6-8)
TRC subject: 
Art Ed/Museum Ed
Language Arts
Multicultural Topics
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