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2014 - 2015 School & Teacher Programs Guide

Pre-Visit Activity
To use as a resource for your students or yourself, this presentation is designed to provide an introduction to Cheekwood before your visit. It includes images, maps, pre-visit questions and etiquette.

Museum
Pre-visit Introduction to Cheekwood (museum – elementary)
Pre-visit Introduction to Cheekwood (museum – middle/high school)

Garden
Pre-visit Introduction to Cheekwood (garden – elementary)
Pre-visit Introduction to Cheekwood (garden – middle/high school)

Self-Guided: Museum + Garden
Pre-visit Introduction to Cheekwood (self-guided - elementary)
Pre-visit Introduction to Cheekwood (self-guided - middle/high school)

Sculpture Trail
Pre-visit Introduction to Cheekwood (sculpture trail)


Teacher Guides
Teacher Guides for select tours and exhibitions include information and activities to enhance students’ experience at Cheekwood while satisfying Tennessee State Curriculum & Common Core Standards.

Garden Tours
Garden Adventure
The Japanese Garden
Growing the Language Arts
Garden by Number
Scarecrows


Art Tours
William Edmondson and Friends: Breaking the Mold
Discover Cheekwood
Holiday at Cheekwood


Past Exhibitions
Passing Time: The Art of William Christenberry
Artists Collect: The Red Grooms and Lysiane Luong Private Collection
Michael Oliver: Innerspace, Permaculture, and UFOs 
Painters of American Life: The Eight
From Washington to Warhol: Americana Redefined
Dichos: Words to Live, Love, and Laugh by in Latin America
The American Impressionists in the Garden
Chihuly at Cheekwood
Cheekwood Collects: The First 50 Years  
Modern Masters
Trains: Tennessee in "G"
Vision of the American West: Masterworks from the Buffalo Bill Historical Center
More Love: Art, Politics, and Sharing since the 1990s
Modern Twist: Contemporary Japanese Bamboo Art
William Edmondson: The Hand and the Spirit

Curriculum Enhancement Guide - created by the Museum Advocates
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