Busy busy Mouse!Kids' Pages - Homework


Art & Artists

-Tate Kids
Kids can combine their own art work with images from the Tate Museum collections to create galleries.

-Webmuseum, Paris
An extensive collection of famous paintings and artists, alphabetically arranged for searching.

-Building Surprises: The Architecture of the Weisman Art Museum
Fun information about architecture, shapes and architect Frank Gehry.

-Artcyclopedia
5000 artists are included. Clicking on a name takes you to online museums where their works can be viewed.

-Women Artists in History
Women artists and their works, arranged by time period and country.

-Architecture Through the Ages
Created by Think Quest Competition students, this site includes major architectural types from Mayan tombs to cathedrals. (Best viewed on Netscape Communicator 4.0)

-A. Pintura, Art Detective
This art detective leads you on adventures in identifying paintings.
-Inside Art
Educational adventures in an art gallery.
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Music

-Music Notes
"An interactive online music experience," brought to you by ThinkQuest an online community of teachers and educators.
-Composer Biographies
Brief biographies of some famous composers.

-Instrument Encyclopedia
From the University of Michigan, featuring instruments from the Stearns Collection.
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Dance

-A Dancer's Health
Created by Think Quest students, this page shows the fundamentals of fitness that dancers should know, from nutrition to exercises.

-The Ballet.com
An educational website devoted to ballet.
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Theater

-Shakespeare and the Globe
This site has information about William Shakespeare and the Old Globe and New Globe Theatres, with links to other Shakespeare sites.
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Museums

-Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco
View images of more than 60,000 items, such as furniture, porcelain, paintings, armor.

-Exploratorium of San Francisco
Primarily a hands-on science museum, this site is fun as well as educational, as you explore the art of science.

-Smithsonian Institution
The site index of this huge online museum directs you to a wide range of exhibits. Examples are music history, American Indian arts and crafts, and Latino history and culture.
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Thanks to all the Sonoma County Children's Librarians who contributed websites for the homework pages.