Richboro Elementary School

Success for every student, every day

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