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Teachers’ Resources

Photo: Tim Forbes

Elementary Programs

The underlying ideas of the Ontario Curriculum for Grades 1–8: The Arts are reflected in our programs: developing creativity, communicating, understanding culture and making connections. Specific links are mentioned in the program descriptions. To help you make the most of your visit, we offer free Teachers’ Notes. This PDF contains pre- and post-visit material, with cross-curricular connections where relevant.

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Teachers’ Notes for Art Makes Sense: The hold

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Teachers’ Notes for Shame and Prejudice: A Story of Resilience

Teachers’ Notes for A Space Within

Teachers’ Notes for  Nunavut Life

Teachers’ Notes for Picture Me

Teachers’ Notes for Wild Wires

Teachers’ Notes for Planet Protectors and Eco-Expressions


Check out our Teachers’ Resource on Canadian photographer Edward Burtynsky.

Edward Burtynsky, Shipyard #7, Qili Port, Zhejiang Province, China, 2005, Dye-coupler print

Gift of the artist, 2006 (49-014.36)