Virtual Lessons

English and Spanish Closed Captions Available

Quote Creation (10 min.) All Ages

Objective - Create an original quote submission for the Embracing Our Differences annual exhibit.

This virtual lesson is a modified version of the in-class Quote Creation Lesson:
Lesson Plan  |  Flipchart  |  PowerPoint  |  Student Worksheet

EOD Artwork Creation (13 min.) All Ages

Objective - Create an original artwork submission for the Embracing Our Differences exhibit.

Creation Worksheets

Girls Rock Art Talk (15 min.) Elementary | Middle

Objective - Explore two works of art from The Ringling Museum collection and Embracing Our Differences catalog around the theme "Girl Power", and then pick your own theme and art works to share with the group.

Reading Art (10-15 min.) Elementary

Objective - Use evidence-based, critical thinking strategies to explore different works of art.

This virtual lesson is a modified version of the in-class Reading Art Lesson:
Lesson Plan |  Lesson Demonstration

A Mother's Embrace (11 min.) All Ages

Objective - Through creative movement and mindfulness, explore our connection to nature with the art piece "A Mother's Embrace" from EOD's 2016 exhibit as inspiration.

Shake It Out (13 min.) All Ages

Objective - Through creative movement and mindfulness, shake it out with an uplifting dance sequence that invites us to let go, shake out our fears, and take flight utilizing the art piece "Thumbs Up" from EOD's 2019 exhibit as inspiration.

Movement & Storytelling (15-20 min.) Elementary

Objective - Use creative movement to tell the story, and explore the changing feelings of characters, in "Ish" by Peter H. Reynolds.

Creative movement allows kids to practice self awareness and self management skills. Through kinesthetic learning, students will remember key details of texts while building empathy for the characters. 

Thinking Map Worksheet