Lesson Plans and Ideas

Fresh ideas to inspire teachers and students, written by visual arts, language arts, and social studies teachers.
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Decking Out a Statue

Early Childhood
Visual Arts
Monkey God (Hanuman), Artist not known, Southern India
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A Garden for Monet

Elementary
Visual Arts
The Water Lily Pond, Claude Monet, France
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Blue Water: Telling a Story or Baffling?

Secondary
Language Arts
Blue Water, Philip Guston, United States
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Free For Kids

 Early Childhood Education Tour April 9, 2015

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School tours are in full swing at the Denver Art Museum. Free for Kids at the DAM means all school tours are FREE. Book your tour today and ask about bus transportation funding assistance.

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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