Guide to the Gallery of California Art
This guide highlights five gallery “stops” with suggested questions and activities for youth in grades 3 to 5. The Gallery of California Art is organized around three major themes that have inspired art-making in California from the 1800s to the present. These themes are California Land, People, and Creativity.
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Guide to the Gallery of California History
The overarching theme of the Gallery is Coming to California. Here your students will discover the influx of people to California throughout human history—and their interactions with those already here and the environment. your class can also explore why California was a place that both attracted new arrivals and at the same time forced others out. Finally, your students can consider the influence of California on our individual and collective identities.
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