For Educators

This collection includes lesson plans, images, and enrichment activities that can be used in the museum, in the classroom, or at home. 

Lesson Plans


Virtual Tours


Math + Art Enrichment Activities


Writing + Art Enrichment Activities


Pre-Visit Materials

Two girls, depicted in bold geometric shapes and block colors, reading a book together. The figure seated at viewer's right, slightly taller, is green and wearing yellow. The figure at viewer's left has a face of blue and white and is clothed in red resting her clasped hands upon an open book.

Post-Visit Materials

This painting shows a train wagon filled with people in the foreground, and many train wagons following in the background. The train wagon and the people in it are being attacked by people on horses with tribal headwears and using weapons such as bows and arrows and axes. People in the train wagon are of Caucasion decent and have rifles pointed at those who seem to be Native Americans.

Visit UMMA: Curricular Tour Descriptions for Teachers

Bust-length portrait of a woman with grey hair in a cream colored dress seated in a red chair with a view of the landscape to right of figure seen through an illusionistic stone oval window or oculus.

Language Learning