Resources for Educators

Explore art concepts, vocabulary, genres and techniques using lesson plans developed by Maryhill Museum of Art’s curator of education.  They are adaptable to a variety of grade levels and can be used as a stand-alone classroom lesson or in conjunction with a school tour of the museum.

Click on the links below to download PDF versions of the following lesson plans:

Portraits in Tempera  – Art Lesson Plan

Foil Rodin Sculpture  – Art Lesson Plan

Educator’s Guide, A Brief History of Chess and examples of Student Designed Chess Sets – Art Lesson Plan

Art Techniques 1 – Drawing, Portraits, Paper Prints / Collagraphs

Art Techniques 2 – Crayon, Print making, Watercolor

Art Techniques 3 – Clay, Tempera