Educators' Open House

Tuesday, October 27, 4-7 pm
Bring American history to life with art, objects, poetry, and picture books.
Join our educators’ tour of Bold, Cautious, True: Walt Whitman and American Art of the Civil War Era (October 18, 2009 - January 24, 2010) with supporting pre-and post-visit materials; then enjoy two guest presentations. Hackley Lower School Librarian Michael Clark will introduce his use of picture books for older readers to expand social studies curriculum. John Jay Homestead’s Bethany White will share her teaching strategies using DBQs with primary sources such as letters, photographs, and paintings. Learn about KMA collaborations, opportunities for student exhibitions, and preview The Art of Contemporary Puppet Theater (February 28 - June 13, 2010.)

Free, light refreshments will be served.
Please RSVP (914) 232-9555 ext. 0; education@katonahmuseum.org