Dr. Cris Guenter  cguenter@csuchico.edu

School of Education

CSU, Chico

 

Below are several sites that may be useful to you in your arts planning and teaching.

 

REFERENCES

ArtLex Art Dictionary

http://www.artlex.com/

 

ArtsEdge

http://artsedge.kennedy-center.org/educators.aspx

 

Arts Lesson Plans by CSUC Student Teaches

http://www.csuchico.edu/~cguenter/229Barts.html

 

Awesome Library – Arts

http://www.awesomelibrary.org/Classroom/Arts/Arts.html

 

CA Visual and Performing Arts Framework K-12 (2004)

http://www.cde.ca.gov/ci/cr/cf/documents/vpaframewrk.pdf

 

The Kennedy Center

http://www.kennedy-center.org/

 

Meriam Library at CSU, Chico

http://www.csuchico.edu/library/

 

Art Lessons and Websites for Kids (Thanks to Ms. Phillips' students!)

http://www.decorativeceilingtiles.net/art-lessons-and-websites-for-kids/

 

 

VISUAL ART

Architect Studio 3D with Frank Lloyd Wright

http://www.architectstudio3d.org/AS3d/index.html

 

Google Art Project

http://www.googleartproject.com/

 

Incredible Art Department

http://www.princetonol.com/groups/iad/

 

National Gallery of Art Kids Home Page

http://www.nga.gov/kids/

 

 

MUSIC

Children's Music Web

http://www.childrensmusic.org/

 

Dallas Symphony Orchestra for Kids

http://www.dsokids.com/

 

JamStudio.com

http://jamstudio.com

 

Keeping Score – San Francisco Symphony

http://www.keepingscore.org/

 

 

THEATER

Aaron Shepard's Readers Theater Page

http://www.aaronshep.com/rt/

 

Children's Theater Links

http://childrenstheaterlinks.org/

 

Puppetry Home Page

http://www.sagecraft.com/puppetry/

 

Readers Theater Guide for Students and Teachers

http://www.theaterseatstore.com/readers-theater

 

 

DANCE

Dance Education Web

http://danceducationweb.org/

 

Dance Help

http://www.dancehelp.com/

 

A Dancer's Journal: Martha Graham

http://artsedge.kennedy-center.org/multimedia/series/AEMicrosites/martha-graham.aspx

 

Rhythm Dances for Children and Adults

http://www.susankramer.com/Dances.html

 

 

MUSEUMS

Cartoon Art Museum

http://cartoonart.org/

 

Musical Instrument Museum

http://www.themim.org/

 

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

http://rockhall.com/

 

San Francisco Museums of Fine Art

http://www.thinker.org

 

Smithsonian American Art Museum—Interactives

http://americanart.si.edu/exhibitions/online/