Teacher Resources

Plans for Inquiry

These resources were developed following the Inquiry-based Learning Model. The plans focus on artwork featured on Artpad: A Collection. A Connection. and are sorted by artistic media type for ease of accessibility.



Note that some plans appear in more than one category because the artwork may have more than one media type.


  • Ceramics
  • Collage
  • Drawing
  • Installation
  • Mixed Media
  • Multimedia
  • Painting
  • Photography
  • Printmaking
  • Sculpture
  • Tapestry
  • Video

Miscellaneous Lesson Plans


  • Comparative Analysis
  • Museum Careers
  • The Role of the Curator