Art and Nature
Art & nature have always gone together.
Use these sites to stimulate new ideas.
Virtual Museums provides a comprehensive directory of on-line art galleries from around the world.
The National Park Service's Web site offers extensive historical information, photos, multimedia and more for hundreds of national monuments, parks, preserves, memorials, trails and scenic areas. Check out their "Find A Park" and "Kids & Teachers" areas.
The ArtsEdge Project includes exhibits in paleontology and Native American culture (in addition to Brahms and dance, etc.).
The Incredible Weather of Arizona
Bryan Snider created this documentary film and photo essay highlighting the fascinating weather of the 2014 Arizona Monsoon season. Thru time lapses, video and photographs, Bryan talks about the incredible beauty of Arizona and Arizona weather. He also has a blog entry with additional details on this video.
- Vimeo URL
Your students could incorporate some online treasures into their online notebooks. And this activity could serve as an opportunity to learn about copyright laws for online materials, another research skill for the 21st Century.
Other Areas To Check Out...
• Around The World With Webcams
• Art Creation
• Environment and Heredity: Case Study Birds
• Keeping Current Using RSS Feeds
• Major US and North American Federal Organizations: Environment
• Maps and Globes
• Mountains, Glaciers, and Canyons
• Project Experts
• Science Teaching