Digital Learning Experiences with the Frick
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To see how the Frick’s digital school programs align with Pennsylvania academic standards, click here.
Things to Know About Digital Learning Experiences
- All digital learning experiences take place via Zoom. A Zoom link will be sent to you ahead of your program date.
- Digital learning experiences take place live and require an advance reservation. Programs take place Monday through Friday; the earliest a program can begin is 9:30 a.m. We recommend contacting us at least 3 weeks before your desired program date.
- Students can participate as a group from the classroom or individually from their own computers at home. At least one teacher must also be present.
- For the remainder of 2020–2021 school year, all digital learning experiences are free.
To schedule a digital learning experience for your students, simply fill out our online request form. Our staff will contact you within two business days to discuss your program and complete your reservation.
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School Programs at the Frick
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To see how the Frick’s on-site school programs align with Pennsylvania academic standards, click here.
Grade Level Experiences
Kids in Clayton or The Frick Art Museum? Not a problem! Younger students can enjoy a multidisciplinary morning designed just for them. Lively interaction is the norm as students delve into the world of artists and their creations, compare and contrast modern childhood with that of Victorian boys and girls and imagine what travel would be like in the days of horse-drawn carriages and rickety Model Ts. Games, rhymes, and hands-on projects make these visits to The Frick Art Museum, Clayton, and the Car and Carriage Museum memorable experiences for your students.
As students look closely at sculpture or handle century-old household objects, learn the personal histories of chambermaids and countesses and even use math skills to solve perspective or convert nineteenth-century value into modern dollars, they can apply concepts learned in the classroom with a new context at the Frick. Our programs communicate wide-ranging experiences, stories and emotions that make sense to today’s students.
Students explore a wide range of cultures and times at the Frick, including European history and Gilded Age America. Themes of labor, aesthetics, economics, industrialization and human struggle can all be addressed in our inquiry-based tours and workshops. Whether you are looking to help your students understand the formal properties of art or the impact of automobile design on society, we can help you find the right program to enhance your curriculum.
Enjoy special discounts
Did you know there’s a category of membership just for teachers and administrators? You can enjoy all the regular benefits of membership at the individual level, receive free admission for two to all lectures and discounts on Act 48 programs.