These sites focus on art appreciation. These sites introduce students to various elements of drawing and painting, the history of art, painting styles used by different artists, and appropriate vocabulary for discussing paintings. Includes online games and activities that expose students to art appreciation and art analysis. There are links to eThemes Resources on Art for Primary Students, Famous People: Artists.
Browse or search the Artcyclopedia database of over 9,000 artists and some of the major art movements in history. NOTE: Subsequent pages include banner ads, other ads, and sponsored links. NOTE: This site includes links to social networking sites.
These websites are about art and artists for primary age students. There are many fun interactive games and animations, artists' biographies, activity ideas, and numerous illustrations. Students can learn about elements of art such as line and color, see famous paintings, or create their own works of art. Included are four related eThemes resources about art.
View the works of famous artists, including Salvador Dali, Grandma Moses, Georgia O'Keefe, Mary Cassatt, MC Escher, Andy Warhol, Auguste Rodin, Pablo Picasso, Grant Wood, and more. Includes biographies and classroom activities about art. There are links to an eMINTS WebQuest and eThemes Resources on art museums, Vincent Van Gogh, Leonardo da Vinci, George Caleb Bingham, Thomas Hart Benton, and color theory.