Creativity Resource

Tools for Learning at the Museum & In Your Classroom

Welcome to Creativity Resource, where classroom teachers, home-school educators, families with children, and anyone interested in learning can find inspiration for creativity and art!

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Field Trip

Norman Rockwell: Imagining Freedom

Students will examine how illustrators in the 1940s and beyond became important storytellers who advanced important civic ideas through their creative advertising and images in this exhibition featuring Norman Rockwell and his contemporaries.

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Light in the Garden
Lesson Plan

Light in the Garden

Early childhood (ages 3-5)
One 20—30 minute lesson

Inspired by The Lesson in the Garden by Berthe Morisot, this activity will involve a scientific exploration of the effects of dark and light and its impact on color and shadows.

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Natural Forces: Winslow Homer and Frederic Remington
Field Trip

Natural Forces: Winslow Homer and Frederic Remington

Take your students on a journey to explore how two American artists helped shape a national identity that valued self-reliance, independence, and perseverance.

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Explore the Tools Provided for your Monet Field Trip
Lesson Spark

Explore the Tools Provided for your Monet Field Trip

FAQ: Self-Led Journals on your Monet Field Trip

What is the Idea Book?

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