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104 resources with the concept museums

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Alternative Discussion Formats: Museum Exhibit Design

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Young scholars work together to develop a museum exhibit about a specific topic. Before beginning, they answer questions to guide them in a specific way and identify the key themes. They invite parents and other community members to...
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History in the Making

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students use the Museum's on-line resources to gather information (both in words and pictures) about the daily life of artists at the boardinghouse as well as specific facts about their artist before creating diary/journal pages written...
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Creating a Classroom Museum

For Teachers 7th - 12th
Students choose a theme for a museum exhibition. They select appropriate objects and other materials and devise a plan for laying out and building the exhibition. Students write materials for the exhibit and determine which elements...
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Words in the News

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Students discuss the topic of museums together in small groups. They identify and practice new vocabulary found in a newspaper article about a museum opening. They answer questions about the article as well.
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For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students work in teams to research specific eras of American history focusing on important events, sports, entertainment, music, games, books, famous firsts or quotes, science and technology or trivia. They prepare presentations for the...
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The Museum under the Magnifying Glass

For Teachers 7th - Higher Ed
Students research different aspects of a museum through its website. They distinguish responsibilities performed by the people who work in museums and read about collection procedures.
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Planning a Trip to the North Carolina Art Museum

For Teachers K - 5th
Students navigate the North Carolina Art Museum website and find answers to questions needed before a visit.
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Taking Care of Art

For Teachers 4th - 6th
Students examine the ways in which people take care of artworks. After reading the information regarding the topic, students make connections to other subjects, and complete an assignment.