Curriculum-Development ToolsResources in this section are used by Teacher Lab participants to develop lesson plans for both the first and second semesters of the school year.
Investigating a work of art guide
School-year planning form
Tools for Looking at, Discussing, Interpreting American Art
Guide for developing questions about works of art PDF
Art Institute of Chicago Strategic Questioning Practice PDF
Reflecting on art in the museum handout PDF
Self-guided field-trip planner PDF
Resources in this section include tools for assessing student understandings about American art, self-assessment tools, and success indicators developed for the Teacher Lab.
Success indicators for Terra Teacher Lab PDF
Teacher pre/post assessment and results PDF
Learning report sample 1 PDF
Learning report form sample 2 PDF
Student pre/post assessment questions PDF
Resources for Learning about American Art
This section includes helpful Web sites and texts used in the Teacher Lab for learning about American art.