Lesson Plans

Lesson Plan Title Sort ascending Date Grade Level Description
Women Artists All Women Artists from the last three centuries
Video Art of Bill Viola Secondary Lessons on video art highlighting Bill Viola
UMFA Fall 2017 pARTners post-lesson - The Senses All UMFA Fall 2017 pARTners post-lesson - The Senses
UMFA Copyright Policy All The rights and reproductions policy for using image reproductions from the UMFA's permanent collection.
Transforming the Everday object All Using everyday objects for cross-curricular classroom activities
Traditional Utah Landscapes All Utah Harvest Art from the UMFA collection
Traditional Paper-cutting All How to do papercutting from all over the world
TOUCH! Fall 2017 pARTners pre-lesson - the Senses All TOUCH! Fall 2017 pARTners pre-lesson - the Senses
The Way we Worked – Art and Social Studies Elementary Determine the location of a community and how it develops through art
The Silk Road All Exploring the Silk Road through the collection
TEXTURE Winter 2018 pARTners pre-lesson - Elements of Art All TEXTURE Winter 2018 pARTners pre-lesson - Elements of Art
Teaching with Objects All Use objects to illuminate classroom teaching and learning
Teaching the Nude through Art All Teaching about Nude art in the Classroom
TASTE! Fall 2017 pARTners pre-lesson - the Senses All TASTE! Fall 2017 pARTners pre-lesson - the Senses
Subjects of Art All Subjects of Art from UMFA European art
Spirituality in Art All Various types of spiritual art in the collection
Spinning Yarns, Weaving Tales All Students will consider cultural and traditional influences on daily routines through the examination of a photograph and a textile.
SPACE Winter 2018 pARTners pre-lesson - Elements of Art All SPACE Winter 2018 pARTners pre-lesson - Elements of Art
SOUND! Fall 2017 pARTners pre-lesson - the Senses All SOUND! Fall 2017 pARTners pre-lesson - the Senses
SMELL! Fall 2017 pARTners pre-lesson - the Senses All SMELL! Fall 2017 pARTners pre-lesson - the Senses
SIGHT! Fall 2017 pARTners pre-lesson - the Senses All SIGHT! Fall 2017 pARTners pre-lesson - the Senses
SHAPE Winter 2018 pARTners pre-lesson - Elements of Art All SHAPE Winter 2018 pARTners pre-lesson - Elements of Art
Sculpture All Family Self Guide
Sample Tours pARTners Winter 2018 All Sample Tours pARTners Winter 2018
Roles People Play All Create relief prints to express the roles workers play in contemporary society.
Revisiting Utah's Past All Utah Art from the UMFA collection
Printmaking Through the Ages All Prints and printmaking from the UMFA collection
Post Lesson - Elements of Art - Winter 2018 All Post Lesson - Elements of Art - Winter 2018
Portraits All Portraits from the UMFA collection
Portraits All Portraits from the UMFA collection
Photos of Great Salt Lake All Photos of the Great Salt Lake in the collection
Passport Masks Lesson Plan All Masks as personal and community portraits
pARTners poster fall 2017 All pARTners poster fall 2017
pARTners poster - Winter 2018 - Elements of Art All pARTners poster - Winter 2018 - Elements of Art
Our America: The Latino Presence in American Art Portraits All Latino and Mesoamerican Art from the UMFA collection
Object Care and Handling All Learn how to handle Museum objects for teaching in the classroom
MUSEUM MANNERS! Fall 2017 pARTners pre-lesson - the Senses All MUSEUM MANNERS! Fall 2017 pARTners pre-lesson - the Senses
Modern Art All Modern Art from the UMFA collection
Mexican Folk Art All Mexican Folk Art from the UMFA collection
Mexican Art All Mexican Art from Las Artes de México exhibit
Mesoamerican Art All Precolumbian Art from the UMFA collection
Medieval Manuscripts All Medieval Manuscripts from the Marriott Library
Materials of Art All Lessons highlghting the materials of art
LINE Winter 2018 pARTners pre-lesson - Elements of Art All LINE Winter 2018 pARTners pre-lesson - Elements of Art
LeConte Stewart All Utah Artist LeConte Stewart's Depression Art
Landscapes All Exploring Symbolism in Landscapes
Journey Stories 2 Self Guide Cards All Explore journeys around the world through symbolism, storytelling, and identity
Journey Stories 1 Self Guide Cards All Explore journeys around the world through diverse works of art
Japanese Art All Japanese Art in the UMFA collection
Imagination Land All Transform your landscape through imagination
Images of Buddha All Sculptures of Buddha in the UMFA collection
Highlights of the Collection All Family Self Guide
Greek and Roman Art All Greek and Roman art in the UMFA collection
Funk Art All 1970s Funk Art in the UMFA collection
Fall 2017 - pARTners the Senses! sample UMFA tours All Fall 2017 - pARTners the Senses! sample UMFA tours
Early Utah Women Artists All Lessons on artwork from Early Utah Women Artists
Doll Folk Art Elementary Lessons on making folk art dolls
COLOR Winter 2018 pARTners pre-lesson - Elements of Art All COLOR Winter 2018 pARTners pre-lesson- Elements of Art
Color in Art All Explore color with images from the UMFA
Built Environment All Lessons on art depicting the built environment
British Passion for Landscapes All UMFA landscape art
Bookmaking All Bookmaking highlighting books from the UMFA
Bingham Mine All
Beyond the Macaroni Necklace Elementary Teach in a more creative way with the UMFA collection
Beta Lessons Elementary Better Education Through the Arts lessons
Bats! All Family Self Guide
Bats in Art All Lessons that explore bats in art around world
At Work All Teach College & Career Readiness through artwork from the UMFA Education Collection
Art of Work Self Guide Cards All Highlighting work as a key element to the human experience.
Art of Work Pre Lesson 6th Grade Elementary Curricula using visual narrative and language arts to communicate ideas through various forms of storytelling
Art of Work Pre Lesson 5th Grade Elementary Curricula using visual narrative and language arts to communicate ideas through various forms of storytelling
Art of Work Pre Lesson 4th Grade Elementary Curricula using visual narrative and language arts to communicate ideas through various forms of storytelling
Art of Work Pre Lesson 3rd Grade Elementary Curricula using visual narrative and language arts to communicate ideas through various forms of storytelling
Art of Work Pre Lesson 2nd Grade Elementary Curricula using visual narrative and language arts to communicate ideas through various forms of storytelling
Art of Work Pre Lesson 1st Grade Elementary Curricula using visual narrative and language arts to communicate ideas through various forms of storytelling
Art of Work Post Lesson 6th Grade Elementary Exploring community structure and planning
Art of Work Post Lesson 5th Grade Elementary Exploring community structure and planning
Art of Work Post Lesson 4th Grade Elementary Exploring community structure and planning
Art of Work Post Lesson 3rd Grade Elementary Exploring community structure and planning
Art of Work Post Lesson 2nd Grade Elementary Exploring community structure and planning
Art of Work Post Lesson 1st Grade Elementary Exploring community structure and planning
Art of Work In-class PreK-K Elementary Hands-on games for cross-curricular teaching
Art of Work In-class 6th Grade Elementary Hands-on games for cross-curricular teaching
Art of Work In-class 5th Grade Elementary Hands-on games for cross-curricular teaching
Art of Work In-class 4th Grade Elementary Hands-on games for cross-curricular teaching
Art of Work In-class 3rd Grade Elementary Hands-on games for cross-curricular teaching
Art of Work In-class 2nd Grade Elementary Hands-on games for cross-curricular teaching
Art of Work In-class 1st Grade Elementary Hands-on games for cross-curricular teaching
Art of the Book All Lessons on three art books from the UMFA
Art is Accessible! Elementary Teach art to students of all abilities through the UMFA collection
Art as Storyteller All Lesson and self-guided tours of the UMFA
Art and Appetite All Teach about food and healthy lifestyle through art
Andy Warhol All Art by Andy Warhol from the UMFA collection
Ancient Egyptian Art All Ancient Egyptian art from the UMFA collection
American Indian Art All Plains Indian art from the Warnock collection
African Art 2 All More African Art from the UMFA collection
African Art 1 All African Art from the UMFA collection
African American Masters All African American Art from the UMFA collection
Abstract Art All Abstract Art from the UMFA collection