Teacher Resources


Delve into Monet’s Water Lilies

Teaching Poster

This curriculum resource provides teachers with an overview of Monet’s Water Lilies and four related themes as well as reflection questions and vocabulary useful for directing student observation and discussion.

Looking Guide

This child-friendly learning tool and list of teaching strategies may be used by school groups visiting the Museum’s collection of 19th century Realist and Impressionist artworks as well as by individual families exploring the galleries on their own.

Lesson Plans and Activities

The following lesson plans and teaching activities were developed by members of the Museum’s Teacher Advisory Group and presented in a series of teacher workshops during the Fall of 2011. Explore interdisciplinary approaches for incorporating the study of ecology, language arts, mathematics, and aesthetics in your curriculum.