Educator Workshop Book SmART: Calico the Wonder Horse

Staff DevelopmentThis is an interactive workshop sponsored by the Amon Carter Museum of American Art. The workshop is free and scheduled for March 25, 2017 from 10:00am–12:00pm. All participants will receive creative ideas to help implement this book in their curriculum, including related artworks with talking points and questioning strategies; art projects and materials; and resources to enhance the classroom connections. Participants will receive two CPE hours in: English/Language Arts: All Levels, Fine Arts—Art: All Levels, Instructional Techniques: All Levels, and Social Studies—All Areas: All Levels. Lower elementary school librarians and art, gifted and talented, language arts, reading, and social studies teachers from classroom and homeschool settings, as well as preservice teachers, are encouraged to attend, although others may benefit and are welcome to register. This workshop is limited to twenty participants; preregistration is required. Cancellations must be received forty-eight hours in advance of the program or a $25 fee will be charged; program materials will be mailed to absent teachers. In this workshop you will learn how to use art to make cross-curricular connections at our professional development programs for educators. CPE credits, digital images, and classroom activities tied to state and national teaching standards are provided at each workshop. All workshops are free unless otherwise noted. Space is limited, and preregistration is required. Cancellations must be received forty-eight hours in advance of the program or a $25 fee will be charged; program materials will be mailed to absent teachers. For more information or to register, please call 817.989.5030 or email education@cartermuseum.org.
Start Date/Time:2016-03-25 10:00:00
End Date/Time:2016-03-25 13:00:00
Source:Amon Carter Museum of American Art
URL:http://www.cartermuseum.org/calendar/educator-programs/book-smart-calico-the-wonder-horse
Grade Level:Both
TEKS:4.21(A), 7.21(A)
Topics:Civil War, Reconstruction, Late Nineteenth-Century, Progressive Era, Great Depression, World War II

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