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Programs for Grades 1-3 (2016-2017)

Special Exhibition Tour (60 minutes)

Mystical Landscapes (Oct. 22, 2016 to Jan. 29, 2017)
Explore the elements and principles of design with your students, in this exhibition of remarkable, diverse, and iconic artworks that contemplate nature. See these international treasures including works by Monet, Van Gogh, Gaugin, Munch, Carr, and O’Keeffe. A remarkable exhibition for all grades and ages!
Curriculum Links: Visual Art, Language Arts, Social Studies

Permanent Collection Tours (90 minutes)

New!!! Math and Art
In this interactive and hands-on gallery tour, students will explore the AGO collections with a new lens - focusing on math concepts such as numbers, measurement, geometry, spatial sense, and patterning.
Curriculum Links: Math, Visual Art, Language Arts

Art as Storytelling
This guided tour begins with reading a children’s book to set the stage for exploring original works of art using the critical analysis process followed by fun, play-based activities in our galleries that build visual literacy through personal connections.
Curriculum Links: Visual Art, Language Arts

Artmaking Workshops (90 minutes)

Collagraph Printmaking
In this artmaking workshop, students will focus on texture, and shape, and colour while creating a series of animal or landscape based collagraph prints using water-based printing ink.
Curriculum Links: Visual Art

Squishy Sculpture
In this sculpture program, students explore sculptures in the Henry Moore Gallery through movement, sketching, and their imagination which inspires the creation of their own three-dimensional sculpture.
Curriculum Links: Visual Art

Artmaking and Mini Tour (120 minutes)

Art as Storytelling Mini Tour and Printmaking
This combined program begins with exploring at least 2 original works of art in our galleries uncovering stories using play-based activities followed by a printmaking workshop focused on exploring creativity through texture and shape in our open studio environment.
Curriculum Links: Visual Art, Language Arts

 Do-It-Yourself (Self-Guided) Visit

General Admission
Book general admission to the AGO collection and explore on your own with your students.


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