Dropping In on Grant Wood (Book)(DVD)

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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.

Combining clever illustrations with actual art images, Grant Wood's masterworks are shown and explored. Puffer the Penguin acts as interviewer and poses open-ended questions that will prompt readers of all ages to make their own critical analyses and interpretations of the works of art.

TRC audience: 
Elementary (K-5)
TRC subject: 
20th Century (1900-1945)
20th Century (1946-1999)
Art Ed/Museum Ed
Artist Biography
Storytime
TRC format: 
Audio-Visual
Book