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The Rise of Sneaker Culture

Teacher Resources: Sneaker Culture

The American Civil War: Through Artists’ Eyes

Teacher Resources: 6th-8th Grades
Teacher Resources: 8th Grade

Drawn, Cut & Layered: The Art of Werner Pfeiffer

Parent and Teacher Resource: Fold a Flexagon
Parent and Teacher Resource: Build a Paper Sculpture

Varujan Boghosian

Art of Seeing Art: Varujan Boghosian (4th-5th Grades)
Art of Seeing Art: Varujan Boghosian (6th-8th Grades)

Fresh Impressions: Early Modern Japanese Prints

Teacher Resource: K – 3rd Grades
Teacher Resource: 4th – 5th Grades
Teacher Resource: 6th – 8th Grades
Teacher Resource: 9th – 12th Grades

Perry’s Victory: The Battle of Lake Erie

Teacher Resource: The Battle of Lake Erie

Crossing Cultures

The Dreaming
Teacher Resource: Echidna
Teacher Resource: Tingari
Teacher Resource: Yawkyawk

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Ideas from Art Teachers in the Community

Crim Elementary was inspired by the Museum’s new Jaume Plensa sculpture Spiegel.

Plensa Inspired Snowman

Photos of a Chihuly style Art Project from our friends at Navarre School.

Navarre School_Chihuly style Project

Navarre School_Chihuly style Project2

Discovery Boxes

Get your students excited about learning with our popular Discovery Boxes. Available for a variety of subjects and grade levels, these exciting learning tools include DVDs, CDs, activity sheets, lesson plans, games, posters, handling objects, and more.

To view a list of available Discovery Boxes, search the Library catalog.  Click on the Tab, Advanced, then under Collection choose Discovery Boxes, then click OK.  This will bring up a list of current discovery boxes.

Poster Packets

Poster_Packets View a list of Poster Packets available for classroom use.

Teacher Inservices

Offered in half- and full-day sessions, TMA teacher inservices provide gallery activities, lesson plans, curriculum materials aligned with Academic Content Standards, and hands-on studio experiences. For a minimum of 10 teachers, the cost per person is only $15 for a half day or $25 for a full day. Apply online for an inservice. For more information, call (419) 254-5076.