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Capturing Images Through Words

Early Childhood
Language Arts
Petunia and Glass Bottle, Georgia O'Keeffe
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A Spider’s Perspective

Language Arts
North Building, Gio Ponti and James Sudler Associates
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Understanding and Fighting Stereotypes through Words and Images

Social Studies
Indian Look-Alike, Melanie Yazzie, Navajo/Diné, United States
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Free For Kids

 Early Childhood Education Tour April 9, 2015

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As you gear up for the next school year, think about booking a trip for your students to the Denver Art Museum. Booking for school field trips opens on August 1. Remember the DAM is Free for Kids!

Samurai: Armor from the Ann and Gabriel Barbier-Mueller Collection

Travel back in time to explore the life and pageantry of the Japanese samurai. From the battlefield to the samurai’s home, students investigate the history and cultural values of Japan through a variety of close looking and interactive experiences.

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Take advantage of scholarship funding for school bus trips and ticketed exhibitions.

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