Multicultural colors and self-portraits
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Multicultural colors and self-portraits

Highlight and celebrate the many different shades of our skin in this story with delightful names for colors, like butterscotch and caramel.

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Book cover of The Artist Who Painted a Blue Horse by Eric Carle
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Think like an artist

Students will follow along with Eric Carle to use their imaginations. Have you ever seen a polka-dotted donkey?

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Finding shapes in everyday things
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Finding shapes in everyday things

Young children will be introduced to shapes and sizes while imagining all of the different things the shapes could be.

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Unleash your creative license
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Unleash your creative license

This story will teach creative freedom as well as how to respond to others' artwork.

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Mouse discovers famous artwork
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Mouse discovers famous artwork

The little mouse, Janson, gets inspired by the art in the museum. Maybe your students will be inspired, too!

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Change the book with the press of a dot
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Change the book with the press of a dot

Young children will be delighted with the imagination they'll use in this interactive book.

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Interact to mix colors
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Interact to mix colors

Use this interactive book to introduce students to the magic of color-mixing.

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Connect lines and shapes
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Connect lines and shapes

In this fun circus-themed book, student will make connections between lines and shapes to build a foundation for both art and geometry.

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What to do when you get stuck
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What to do when you get stuck

After reading about Vashti, students will be left feeling the possibilities of making art even when they aren't sure where to begin.

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Students on a field trip to see highlights from the Denver Art Museum's collection.
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DAM Highlights

Students discover artists’ creativity over time and across cultures, making comparisons and connecting with human stories through art.

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Students practicing language art skills during a field trip at the Denver Art Museum
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Artful Literacy

Grades 2-8

Students actively practice language arts skills while exploring the DAM’s culturally diverse art collection.

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