Learning Tool Kits: Grades K–12
Learning tool kits for Kindergarten to 12th-grade students use artworks in our collection to inspire critical thinking, creativity, empathy, and academic connections. Everyone is welcome to learn from these resources and start a conversation based on a work of art.
Tool Kits Include
Tool kits are available for grades K–2, 3–5, 6–8, and 9–12 at a suggested rate of $100 per grade level. Your purchase includes five individual tool kits that feature artworks from the museum collection: Black Life in Pittsburgh, Migration, Art & Literacy, Looking and Learning, and Power in Art. Each of these tool kits consists of short videos, vocabulary lists, writing prompts, resource lists, and more.
The first three tool kits are available now and the remaining two will be released in Fall 2021.
Keep reading to learn about each of the tool kits, or scroll to the bottom of the page to purchase.
Looking & Learning
In this digital era people consume visual information and images daily. This tool kit focuses on observation and visual literacy skills, using careful and slow looking and interpretation.
Power in Art
A work of art holds great power to communicate. Artists use elements of art and principles of design, as well as various media to communicate their ideas. This tool kit uses artworks to explore Power of an Image, Power of Text, Power of Empathy, and Power of Persuasion.
Purchase Your Tool Kit
Price: Suggested $100 or pay what you wish for five tool kits.
- Select the grade level you are interested in purchasing.
- Complete the shopping steps to receive you access code and link to all tool for your chosen grade level.
- Watch, listen, and learn with museum educators!