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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  • Ready Maker
    Common Sense Says 4
    Teachers Say 4
    Grades 4-12
    Free, Paid
    Arts
    Creativity, Critical Thinking
  • Adobe Photoshop Express
    Common Sense Says 5
    Teachers Say 4
    Grades 6-12
    Free
    Arts
    Communication & Collaboration
  • Google CS First
    Common Sense Says 4
    Teachers Say 4
    Grades 4-8
    Free
    Arts, Math, Science
  • Adobe Spark
    Common Sense Says 5
    Teachers Say 5
    Grades 8-12
    Free
    Arts
    Creativity, Critical Thinking
  • Adobe Photoshop Mix
    Common Sense Says 5
    Teachers Say 4
    Grades 3-12
    Free
    Arts
  • Shakespeare in Bits: A Midsummer Night's Dream
    Common Sense Says 4
    Teachers Say 5
    Grades 8-12
    Arts, English Language Arts
    Communication & Collaboration, Critical Thinking
  • Robot Factory
    Common Sense Says 4
    Teachers Say 4
    Grades K-8
    $3.99
    Arts, Science
    Creativity, Critical Thinking
  • MetKids
    Common Sense Says 4
    Teachers Say 5
    Grades 1-6
    Free
    Arts, Social Studies
    Communication & Collaboration, Critical Thinking

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