Education Resources

 

Richard Avedon People

   
This education resource has been prepared by the National Portrait Gallery to support secondary school visits to the Richard Avedon People exhibition. Developed in line with the Australian Curriculum, it is designed primarily for teachers of Visual Arts, English, History and Theory of Knowledge to enrich understanding of Avedon’s photographic portraits and the life and times of the subjects portrayed. The resource is divided into four curriculum areas with portraits of particular relevance as focus for discussion and research before, during and after the visit to the exhibition at the Gallery or online.   Richard Avedon - Education Resource
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Animal Ark

   
Download the special education worksheets designed for primary and secondary students to use in the Animal Ark exhibition. The content of these sheets aligns with outcomes of the WA Curriculum Framework: Arts Ideas, Arts Responses and Arts in Society and the secondary WACE Visual Arts course.  

Primary

Animal Ark - Primary Education Resource

Secondary
Animal Ark - Secondary Education Resource
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AGWA SCHOOLS PROGRAM investigate, create, educate

 
2014 AGWA Schools Brochure Investigate, Create, Educate is available for download. This resource outlines the 2014 program of exhibitions, teachers’ professional learning opportunities and student programs.  
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Guy Grey-Smith: Art as Life

 
Guy Grey-Smith - Education Resource

The Guy Grey-Smith: Art as Life resource will assist teachers with delivery and students with learning of the following:


Australian Curriculum The Arts – Cross-curriculum priorities:
• Asia and Australia’s engagement with Asia
• Sustainability
Australian Curriculum The Arts – Visual Arts – content
Making: Foundation to Y2 - ACAVAM 106, 107
Y 3 & 4 - ACAVAM 110, 111
Y 5 & 6 - ACAVAM 114, 115
Y 7 & 8 - ACAVAM 118, 119
Y 9 & 10 - ACAVAM 125, 126
Responding: Foundation to Y2 - ACAVAR 109
Y 3 & 4 - ACAVAR 113
Y 5 & 6 - ACAVAR 117
Y 7 & 8 - ACAVAR 123, 125
Y 9 & 10 - ACAVAR 130, 131

Senior Secondary WACE – Visual Arts:
Units:
PAVAR – Discovery; PBVAR – Expression; 1BVAR – Explorations;

1DVAR – Investigations; 2AVAR – Differences

Western Australian Curriculum Framework K-12
• Society and Environment
• Art
• English

 
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Download the visual arts education resources for K-12 that were designed to complement a visit to the 2013 exhibition from The Museum of Modern Art New York, Van Gogh, Dalí and Beyond: The World Reimagined.

 

 
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Download the visual arts project planners for K-12 that were designed to complement a visit to AGWA’s 2012 exhibition from The Museum of Modern Art, New York: Picasso to Warhol: Fourteen Modern Masters.  
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Patricia Piccinini: EVOLUTION | interpretive resource

UPPER PRIMARY & SECONDARY SCHOOL RESOURCE

This interpretive resource is designed for teachers and others to use to enhance their knowledge about Patricia Piccinini: RELATIVITY exhibition. It is intended for use across all levels.

Please note this interpretive resources has been generously provided by the Tasmanian Museum & Art Gallery and was developed specifically for their Patricia Piccinini: EVOLUTION exhibition.

 
TMAG | Patricia Piccinini: EVOLUTION - interpretive resource
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Yirrkala artists Everywhen, bark paintings from the State Art Collection

UPPER PRIMARY & SECONDARY SCHOOL RESOURCE

This informative full colour A4 Education Resource will enhance student's knowledge of the bark paintings from North-East Arnhem Land. It includes dreaming stories, glossary of terms, map and useful references.

Suitable for upper primary and secondary students.

 
Yirrkala artists Everywhen, bark paintings from the State Art Collection - Dowload Free resource
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McCubbin: Last Impressions 1907-17 publications

PRIMARY SCHOOL RESOURCE

This discovery trail will show you the artist’s painting and drawing methods. Find out how Frederick McCubbin applied colour and what mediums and techniques he used. Suitable for primary school students.

 
Discovery Trail - McCubbin: Last Impressions 1907-17

SECONDARY SCHOOL RESOURCE

This education resource, produced to accompany the exhibition McCubbin: Last Impressions 1907–17, introduces teachers and students to the work of this significant Australian artist. The exhibition looks at the work of Frederick McCubbin (1855–1917) in the last decade of his life and includes 72 works.

 

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