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 Spider’s Perspective

Elementary
Language Arts
North Building, Gio Ponti and James Sudler Associates
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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

What's New

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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Scholarships

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

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