Thomas Cole: Landscape into History
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.
Cole is often viewed as a romantic artist who invested the American wilderness with religious meaning. This book presents Cole as an artist deeply interested in the historical issues of his time and how these interests were reflected in his art.
High School (9-12)
19th Century (1800-1865)
19th Century (1866-1899)
Art Ed/Museum Ed
Art of the West
Picturing America Resource