Richboro Elementary School

Art websites for all grade levels
 
The Metropolitan Museum of Art's website for inquiry into various featured topics for the whole family:
 
A wonderful website on the Elements of Art
 
 
Grade 1
 
Gr. 1 - Lascaux Cave
Explore Lascaux cave in France!
 
Gr. 1 - Alexander Calder Foundation Website
See wonderful sculptures by Alexander Calder here!
 
Gr. 1 - Mobile Maker - National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
Create your own mobile here!
 
Gr. 1 - Mondrian Interactive Site
Create your own Mondrian-style painting here!
 
 
Grade 2
 
Gr. 2 - Eiffel Tower
Play games "For Children Only" here, and see videos of the magnificent fireworks during the millenium celebration under "Video Gallery!"
 
Gr. 2 - Eiffel Tower - UNESCO SITE - 360 Degree Panoramic Views
Click on the Eiffel Tower images on the Metro sign to see panoramic views. Move the cursor to scroll through the panoramas.
 
Gr. 2 - Henri Rousseau - National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
See the fanciful naiive art of Henri Rousseau here!

Gr. 2 - Totem Heritage Center, Ketchikan, Alaska
See enormous totem poles at this Native American cultural museum. Click on "Photo Gallery" to see more!
http://www.city.ketchikan.ak.us/departments/museums/totem.html

Gr. 2 - Totem Poles, An Exploration by Pat Kramer
 
 
Gr. 2 - New York - Brooklyn Bridge and Statue of Liberty - 360 Degree Panoramic Views
Move the cursor to scroll through the panoramas.
 
 
 
Grade 3
 
Gr. 3 - Egyptian Website - National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.

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

 
Gr. 3 - Pyramids at Giza - UNESCO Site - 360 Degree Panoramic Views
Move the cursor to scroll through the panoramas.
 
Gr. 3 - King Tut's Tomb - Streaming Video

Click on "The Pharaoh Awaits" to enter the tomb of Tut!

Gr. 3 - Maya Website - Natioal Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
 
Gr. 3 - Andy Goldsworthy - British sculptor who works with natural materials
 
 
Gr. 3 - Stonehenge - UNESCO Site with Photo Gallery
 
Gr. 3 - Edgar Degas
Explore this interactive site about the French painter of ballet and horse races.
 
 
 
Grade 4
 
Gr. 4 - Claes Oldenburg / Coosje van Bruggen Official Website
View the humorous, colossal sculptures by these two artists here!
 
Gr. 4 - Louvre Glass Pyramid by I.M.Pei - UNESCO SITE - 360 Panoramic View
Click on the Louvre image on the Metro sign. Use the cursor to scroll 360 degrees around the Louvre courtyard.
 
Gr. 4 - Fallingwater Website
Scroll down on this link to see many images of Frank Lloyd Wright's masterpiece!

 

Grade 5

Gr. 5 - Chinese Terra Cotta Army I
National Geographic site.
Gr. 5 - Chinese Terra Cotta Army II
World Heritage site. Click on "Media" to play a fascinating video about the Mausoleum of Qin Shih Huang Di, the first emperor of China.
Click on WHTour : visit this site in panographies (360 degree imaging)
at the bottom of the page. Move the cursor to scroll through the panoramas.
 
Gr. 5 - Color Your Own Terra Cotta Warrior

 

Gr. 5 - Forbidden City Website
 
Gr. 5 - Forbidden City - UNESCO Site - 360 Degree Panoramic Views
Move the cursor to scroll through the panoramas.
 
 
Gr. 5 - Machu Picchu UNESCO Site
 
Gr. 5 - Snowflake Bentley Website
 
Gr. 5 - Renaissance Website
This site focuses on the time period when Leonardo da Vinci painted the Mona Lisa.
 
 
Grade 6
 
Gr. 6

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1v5Aqo6PaFw

A wonderful ellipse animation movie

Gr. 6 - Villa Rotunda - Andrea Palladio

 

Gr. 6 - Experience Music Project - Frank Gehry

Click on this link to access photos of the Experience Music Project by Frank Gehry.

Gr. 6 - Guggenheim Bilbao - Frank Gehry

Click on this link for many views of the Guggenheim Bilbao.

 
Gr. 6 - Indian Monument Relief Sculpture - Mamallapuram or Mahabalipuram 
 
 
Classes and Lessons
  • Newtown: Allegheny Art - 215-579-1060