ART for Kids


Museums - Art History - Artists - Fun Projects - Lesson Plans

   Museums:

National Gallery of Art for Kids - http://www.nga.gov/kids/kids.htm

Metropolitan Museum of Art - http://www.metmuseum.org/learn/for-kids
  http://www.metmuseum.org/collections/galleries

Minneapolis Institute of the Arts - http://www.artsmia.org

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston -
http://www.mfa.org/

Museum of Modern Art - Art Safari -
   
http://www.moma.org/interactives/artsafari/safari_menu.html

The Louvre - http://www.louvre.fr/en/homepage
    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mus%C3%A9e_du_Louvre

Explore Art from the Getty Museum in Los Angeles, CA
   
  
http://www.getty.edu/art/
     Lesson plans for teachers and fun for kids -
       http://www.getty.edu/education/teachers/index.html

Baltimore Museum of Art - 
      
Matisse for Kids - http://www.artbma.org/flash/F_conekids.swf
       Collection - http://artbma.org/collection/index.html
       Teacher Resources - http://artbma.org/educators/resources.html

Los Angeles County Museum of Art - http://www.lacma.org/

San Diego Museum of Art - http://www.sdmart.org/
       
The Collections - http://www.sdmart.org/art

Seattle Art Museum - Learn Online - activities, lessons, games
    http://www.seattleartmuseum.org/Learn/SchoolTeacher/learnonline.asp

Art History:

Art History Network - http://www.arthistory.net/art-history.html

Art Links on the WWW from Boston College -
   http://www.bc.edu/bc_org/avp/cas/fnart/Artweb_frames.html

Art Sources from Voice of the Shuttle
   
http://vos.ucsb.edu/browse.asp?id=2707

The Artchive - http://www.artchive.com/

Art History Theme Page - http://www.cln.org/themes/art_history.html

History Link 101 - history of art - 
    
http://www.historylink101.com/history_of_art.htm

Metropolitan Museum of Art - Explore and Learn -
    http://www.metmuseum.org/collections/search-the-collections
    Timeline - http://www.metmuseum.org/toah/

Odyssey Online from Michael C. Carlos Museum at Emory University - 
      Near East, Egypt, Greece, Rome, 19th-20th Sub-Saharan Africa
   
    http://carlos.emory.edu/ODYSSEY/MidElem_Home.html

Christopher Witcomb - http://arthistoryresources.net/ARTHLinks.html

Learn About Artists:

Artist Indexes - http://cgfa.sunsite.dk/fineart.htm

World Wide Art Resources - Masters and their works 
    http://wwar.com/arthistory/index.html

Famous artists - http://www.ibiblio.org/wm/paint/auth/

A. Pintura Art Detective - http://eduweb.com/pintura/


Art Projects for Kids:

The Art Zone from NGA - Interactive Art you can make online -
    http://www.nga.gov/kids/zone/zone.htm

Cleveland Museum of Art - http://www.clevelandart.org/learn/k-12teachers.aspx

Dayton Art Institute - http://www.daytonartinstitute.org/learn/online-activities
                         http://www.daytonartinstitute.org/learn/art-projects

   Teacher resources - http://www.daytonartinstitute.org/learn/teacher-resources/resource-guides

Eyes on Art for teachers: http://www.ozline.com/webquests/art2/

Inside Art Interactive Online Adventure - http://www.eduweb.com/insideart/

KinderArt - http://www.kinderart.com/

Museum of Modern Art - make your own art
  
http://www.moma.org/interactives/artsafari/make_your_own_art.html

Projects for Kids from Art Teacher on the Net -
   http://www.artmuseums.com/lecturehall3.html

Wacky Kids Make Stuff from Denver Art Museum - 
   http://www.wackykids.org/make_stuff.htm


Lesson Plans:

EdSitement Lessons - http://edsitement.neh.gov/search?query=art
     http://www.thinkfinity.org/arts-humanities-month
   
Lesson Plans from the San Diego Museum of Art

    http://www.sdmart.org/education/curriculum

ArtsEdNet from Getty Museum Lesson Plans by grade level
    http://www.getty.edu/education/for_teachers/building_lessons/
    http://www.getty.edu/education/for_teachers/building_lessons/guide.html

Teach-nology Lesson Plans - 
    http://www.teach-nology.com/teachers/lesson_plans/arts/history/

KinderArt Lesson Plans - http://www.kinderart.com/artlessons.shtml
     Art History Lessons - http://www.kinderart.com/arthistory/

Art Lesson Plans from Huntsville - http://www.hsv.k12.al.us/schools/art/dixon/lesson.htm

ARTCyclopedia - US Art Museums - lesson plans and activities
   
http://www.artcyclopedia.com/education.html

Art Teacher on the Net - http://www.artmuseums.com/


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This page was developed by Kathi Mitchell 
and was last updated on December 12, 2011.