This collection of resources invites students to examine how societies have been convinced to take action regarding air pollution over time, and to craft their own persuasive message regarding pollution. Students will identify several different means of compelling individuals and groups to change their behavior in order to benefit the environment. They will then evaluate the effectiveness of those strategies. Finally, they will create their own message convincing others to take steps towards improving the environment.
Tags: smoke control, smog, pollution, environmentalism, earth day, advertising, persuasive writing, ad campaign
Different types of statues, paintings, and other artistic representation of animals from the past and the present.
Famous and important people that made history.
Collection about Picasso, life and work. (IDEIA: Sou bibliotecária e a instituição para qual trabalho irá lançar uma exposição sobre o pintor Pablo Picasso, logo para chamar a atenção dos usuários foram selecionadas imagens e videos que serão postadas na homepage da instituição demonstrando o tema da exposição.)
Collection of sketchs and characters from the Pixar Animation Studios.
Coleção sobre arte grega antiga e representações posteriores de sua cultura.
Obras de arte representando alguns deuses gregos
Coleção de Brasões e Escudos para serem estudados por estudantes de Heráldica em seu estudo dessa ciência.
Cassius Marcellus Clay Jr.
suffered discrimination from the beginning of his career , despite being a great athlete for being black had to fight for their opportunities , he converted to Islam and was renamed as Muhammed Ali. He gained notoriety as a renowned boxer and using that influence fought racism as he could.
Random Cartoons can lead to some reflection or not.
Esta coleção está destinada a mostrar um pouco da diversidade musical do Brasil
Photographic equipment as instruments to production of archival information
The collection had approached the story through food
A collection about Brazilian Nature, mainly Cerrado to use with students from public schools in Taguatinga with Catholic University of Brasilia teachers support.
O movimento pelo sufrágio feminino é um movimento social, político e econômico de reforma, com o objetivo de estender o sufrágio (o direito de votar) às mulheres. Participam do sufrágio, mulheres ou homens, denominados sufragistas.
a collection that gaves a glimpse about the basic aesthetic of the yearly 20's and 30's, the aesthetic of the modern century,luxurious, industrial and geometric.
Coleção sobre a representação do hábito da leitura em pinturas, gravuras, etc.
Coleção que reúne fotos antigas da Bahia, Brasil.
Students will compare George Catlin's remarks in his letters with selected paintings from his collection. Students should read through the text passage, which contains excerpts from one of George Catlin's letters home. Teachers may want to consider having a print out of this text for students to view while also looking at images. As students read, they will match each painting to a paragraph in the text.
Art, posters and artifacts that reflect events and viewpoints changing over time. Make sure you refer back to the questions on canvas!
This collections comes from an American Indian Heritage Month family festival focusing on Tlingit culture from the northwest coast of America. Included here are music and dance performances by the Dakhka Kwaan Dancers, storytelling by Gene Tagaban, Shelly Laws, and Maria Williams (of her book, "How Raven Stole the Sun"), a moiety game, and hands-on demonstrations by Shelly Laws of how to weave a two-stranded basket and to make Tlingit-style beaded ear loops .
Have you ever sat while someone painted your picture or took a photograph? How does it feel? What do you think about while it occurs? This student activity begins with a portrait of George Washington and a letter describing his attitude towards portraits. After students reflect on these, they will choose another portrait from the set and focus on developing observational skills and an attitude of empathy by examining the work closely and imagining the perspective of one of the people in the image.
Tags: portrait, point of view, perspective, Washington, Pine, de Kooning, John F. Kennedy, JFK, Norman Rockwell, Mitchell, Spalding, video, self-portrait