America in Art

Packet: America in Art: Landscape Painting in the David Owsley Museum of Art, Materials for the Classroom (109 pages), second edition, by Tonia Darst and Nancy Huth, 2000. Highlights:

  • For use with the social studies curriculum.
  • Focuses on American geography through the museum's landscape paintings.
  • Reproductions of 18 paintings (in 20 images) in JPEG format.
  • Six activities including word searches, mapping, discussion and writing activities.
  • "Your Journey" cooperative learning activity.
  • Road Bingo with bingo sheets.

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Museum Visit
Although these materials can be used independently in the classroom, they are most effective in combination with a visit to the museum. Learn more about scheduling group visits.

David Owsley Museum of Art
2021 W. Riverside Ave.
Fine Arts Building, Ball State University
Muncie , IN 47306

Hours: Monday–Friday: 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Saturday-Sunday: 1:30-4:30 p.m.
Phone: 765-285-5242
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