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Native American headdress

Identity in the World: Looking at the Bigger Picture

Using this graphic organizer, students investigate how art can build an understanding of individual, group and world identity.

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Portrait painting

Individual Identity: Using Details as Clues

Help students capture descriptive details in their writing to make their thinking visible and find identities in art at the DIA.

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Romare Bearden mosaic

Building a Sense of Community

How can communities of the past help students understand their own? This graphic organizer is designed to help students draw connections between their own communities and the many different ones on view at the DIA.

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Colorful, complex painting of woman sitting on a sofa

Deep Looking for Descriptive Writing

Encourage students to look closely at works of art and capture their detailed observations with a sketch and a quick write to launch descriptive writing back in the classroom.

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Photo of cases at DIA

Visual Literacy Using the Standards

Using essential questions from the new visual arts standards, this graphic organizer supports students as they explore the galleries and discover the standards in action.

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