3 Easy Ways to Help Students Connect to Art History

Do you ever have trouble helping students connect with art history? A photo of a beautiful painting or sculpture is a great start, but to really help kids feel invested you may need to take it a step further. In this video, I have three simple tips to make old artwork come alive for students.

How do you help students connect with art history?

Any other quick tips out there?

We’d love to hear them.

P.S. If you’re looking for even more inspiration, why not try dressing up like an artist yourself?



7 years ago

Amanda Heyn

Learning Team

Amanda is the Senior Editor at AOE. She has a background in teaching elementary art and enjoys working to bring the best ideas from the world of art ed to the magazine each day.