Tag Archives: arts

History & Culture – National Park

January 16th, 2020

This OER offers educators Park Service resources that help teach about our nation’s cultural heritage, and which look at how the NPS is protecting and preserving them. Subjects include archaeology, historic buildings and structures, mapping, military history, and national historic landmarks. The resources may be in the form of learningRead More →

Teaching Critical Thinking through Music

January 13th, 2020

Music is a great context for teaching this skill because it’s a space in which people usually have strongly held opinions, reactions, and values.Read More →

Art and Social Justice: What is a Portrait?

January 13th, 2020

This lesson helps children start thinking about what a portrait can show about race and racial stereotypes, and how portraitists might reinforce or fight against stereotypes through their art.Read More →