Arts Resources for Teachers

Discover new ready-to-use art resources perfect for your classroom. Find art lesson plans, great art and design tools to foster creativity, and the best art museum websites to support your curriculum. These resources cover everything from hands-on design to art history and interpretation. Whether you're digging into more traditional visual arts, such as painting, drawing, and sculpting, or exploring media creation, such as filmmaking, podcasting, and graphic design, we've got you covered. Get started with our collection below, or scroll down to find more of our favorite lesson plans, websites, and apps! 

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  • Robot Factory
    Improve designs, collect favorites in robot creation sandbox
    Common Sense Rating 4
    Teacher Rating 4
    Grades K-8
    $3.99
    Arts, Science
    Creativity, Critical Thinking
  • MetKids
    Whimsical, kid-friendly intro to the wide world of art
    Common Sense Rating 4
    Teacher Rating 5
    Grades 1-6
    Free
    Arts, Social Studies
    Communication & Collaboration, Critical Thinking
  • WonderBox: Explore & Learn Science, Geography, Music, and Design
    Curated videos and creative challenges ignite active learning
    Common Sense Rating 5
    Teacher Rating 5
    Grades 2-8
    Free
    Arts
    Creativity, Character & SEL
  • Drawp for School - Create. Learn. Collaborate.
    Blank canvas will help kids express themselves creatively
    Common Sense Rating 4
    Teacher Rating 4
    Grades Pre-K-12
    Free to Try, Paid
    Arts
    Communication & Collaboration, Creativity
  • Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra by Benjamin Britten
    Spirited digital re-creation of an educationally sound musical classic
    Common Sense Rating 4
    Teacher Rating 5
    Grades 2-12
    Free
    Arts
    Communication & Collaboration, Creativity
  • Little Bird Tales
    Easy-to-create digital storybooks empowering, even for younger kids
    Common Sense Rating 4
    Teacher Rating 4
    Grades 1-8
    Free, Paid
    Arts, English Language Arts
    Creativity, Communication & Collaboration
  • ArtsEdge
    Impressive cross-curricular resource helps put the A in STEAM
    Common Sense Rating 4
    Teacher Rating 5
    Grades K-12
    Free
    Arts, English Language Arts, Social Studies
    Creativity
  • Monster Exchange
    Draw, get descriptive with fun, kooky monster-based writing project
    Common Sense Rating 4
    Teacher Rating 4
    Grades 2-6
    Free
    Arts, English Language Arts
    Communication & Collaboration, Creativity

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