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Simply Dazzling!

Early Childhood
Social Studies
Eyedazzler Blanket/Rug, Artist not known, Navajo, United States
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Drums of Africa

Social Studies
Drum, Artist not known, Senufo
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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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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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