Art and Music

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  • Art Teacher Toolbox - Art Activities - A collection of art activities and learning centers to keep students busy when they finish an assignment before the rest of the class.
  • EDSITEment - Find lesson plans with worksheets on the visual arts from the National Endowment for the Humanities.
  • Family Visit to the Smithsonian - Activities created by a family who visited the Smithsonian.
  • Illinois State Museum Art Activities and Lesson Plans - Try these online quilt pattern and paint composition activities.
  • NGAkids Art Zone - Featuring a variety of art-making tools that encourage exploration and creativity, these computer-based activities, inspired by works in the National Gallery of Art collection, are suitable for all ages.
  • NGAkids Art Zone for the iPad - This app has activities inspired by works in the National Gallery of Art, a sketchbook for freehand drawing and a personal exhibition space to save and display art.
  • PrimaryAccess - Free online tools that allow students and teachers to use primary source documents to complete compelling activities with digital movies and storyboards.
  • Student Activities - Smithsonian American Art Museum - These online features contain interactive activities that foster observation and critical thinking skills.
  • Flashcards in Music Theory - Online music theory flash cards. These music flashcards can be used by beginning music students through advanced.
  • Music Activities - Fun music ideas found on Pinterest.
  • Music Games - Play match games, a scavenger hunt, and try out the minuet mixer!
  • PBS Music Games - A variety of fun music games for younger children.
  • Podcasts - Audio podcasts from the National Endowment of the Arts.
  • Radio Africa - Listen to diverse music of Africa.
Page last updated: Nov 17th, 2015