Click!: A Book about Cameras and Taking Pictures

Internet Resources

Look for links that offer information and lesson plans to enhance your teaching experience. Each link is tagged with a suggested grade level. Explore items tagged TRC Materials Available for sites related to resources available for free loan from the Teaching Resource Center.

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 the basic parts of a camera and how to take photographs. This is a nice primer without getting too technical for young photographers.

TRC audience: 
Elementary (K-5)
TRC subject: 
20th Century (1946-1999)
Photography
TRC format: 
Book