Art to Zoo: “Blacks in the Westward Movement,” “What Can You Do with a Portrait?” and “Of Beetles, Worms, and Leaves of Grass” (1976)


  • Aug 10 2010 5:56 AM

    Cort Mitchell

    This resource was matched by a member of the Brokers of Expertise Standards Matching Team.  Lesson ideas at the end of the article.

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Premier issue of Art to Zoo, containing three sections: experiences of African Americans in westward expansion, the use of portrait art in the classroom, and the ordinary lawn as a habitat for plants and animals.

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    Topics and Grades

    Grade: PS/Pre-K to 8

    Topics: History-Social Science, United States History, Ecology & Ecosystems, Life Sciences, Visual Arts & Performing Arts, Visual Arts, Science