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k-5 lesson plans

K-5 Lesson Plan

On the A.R.T.S. tour, students will learn about the work of the artists featured in the exhibit Groundbreaking and how their practices are rooted in the history of clay and its specific physical qualities. They will investigate the earth’s layers, and learn about how fossils are formed. Students will put this knowledge into practice by creating their own molds and casts.

6-8 lesson plans

6-8 Lesson Plan

On the A.R.T.S. tour, students will learn about the work of the artists featured in the exhibit Groundbreaking and how their practices are rooted in the multicultural history of glazing. Students will learn about the chemical properties of glazes and the stages of firing. They will experiment with the process of oxidation to create an art piece.

9-12 lesson plans

9-12 Lesson Plan

On the A.R.T.S. tour, students will learn about the work of the artists featured in the exhibit Groundbreaking. In this lesson, they will describe and interpret the artwork to develop their writing skills and art appreciation. They will then be inspired by the themes discovered in their analysis to create a collage.

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