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From interdisciplinary curriculum guides to teaching posters, from Traveling Trunks to educational kits for the visually impaired, we have what you need to bring the arts into your classroom.

Decorated, Displayed, Discovered: Celebrating the Region’s School Art Collections

A selection of gallery and classroom materials are available in conjunction with the exhibition. The exhibit is on view from July 8, 2017 – January 7, 2018.

Charles Sheeler: Fashion, Photography, and Sculptural Form

A selection of gallery and classroom materials are available in conjunction with the exhibition. The exhibit is on view from March 18 – July 9, 2017.

Unguarded, Untold, Iconic: Afghanistan through the Lens of Steve McCurry

A selection of gallery and classroom materials are available in conjunction with the exhibition. The exhibit is on view from July 16, 2016  – October 23, 2016.

 Blanket Statements: New Quilts by Kaffe Fassett and Historical Quilts from the Collection of the Quilt Museum and Gallery, York, UK

Below is a selection of interdisciplinary curriculum materials in conjunction with the exhibition, Blanket Statements on view from November 14, 2015  – February 21, 2016. All activities meet State and Common Core Standards.

Rodin: The Human Experience – Selections from The Iris & B. Gerald Cantor Collections

For more information on Rodin: The Human Experience, on view from Feburary 28 to June 14, 2015, visit the Cantor Foundation’s website.

Starstruck: The Fine Art of Astrophotography

Below is a selection of interdisciplinary curriculum materials in conjunction with the exhibition, Starstruck: The Fine Art of Astrophotography on view from November 8, 2014  – February 8, 2015. All activities meet State and Common Core Standards.

Paul Evans: Crossing Boundaries and Crafting Modernism 

Below is a selection of interdisciplinary curriculum materials in conjunction with the exhibition, Paul Evans: Crossing Boundaries and Crafting Modernism on view from March 1 – June 1, 2014. All activities meet State and Common Core Standards.

From Philadelphia to Monaco: GRACE KELLY – Beyond the Icon

Prepare your students and take learning in your classroom after your visit with these interdisciplinary lesson plans below. Connect to history, film, fashion, theater, and design. Lessons are based on three themes in the exhibition: Style, Film, and Royalty. Lessons meet Common Core Standards and State Standards in education.

Style

Film

Royalty

 

The Mind’s Eye: 50 Years of Photography by Jerry Uelsmann

Below is a selection of curriculum materials prepared for the exhibition.

Infinite Mirror: Images of American Identity Classroom Resources

Below is a selection of curriculum materials prepared for the exhibition. Materials are courtesy of International Art and Artists, Washington D.C.. Infinite Mirror is developed by Artrain, Inc. and Brandywine Workshop, Philadelphia, PA and is toured by International Arts & Artists, Washington, DC. Presented with support from the Institute of Museum & Library Services and the National Endowment for the Arts.

Creative Hand: Discerning Heart Classroom Resources

Below is a selection of curriculum materials prepared for the exhibition. Please note this exhibition is now closed. An activity guide is available for each artist featured in the exhibition. One work has been selected from each artist.  View videos on each of the artists on our YouTube Channel.

Offering of the Angels: Treasures from the Uffizi Gallery

Please note this exhibition is now closed. Below is a selection of curriculum materials prepared for the exhibition.

For additional activities available in the exhibition, including a Family Guide and Detail Detective sheets, see our Activities Page.

Art on the Move

A collaborative outreach program between the James A. Michener Art Museum and the Bucks County Intermediate Unit #22 that brings original works of art and educational materials to schools in Bucks County. The collection of artwork is owned by the BCIU #22, and maintained in partnership with the James A. Michener Art Museum. Funding for this project has been supported by private, state and federal sponsorships. For more information, contact the Bucks County Intermediate Unit.