peacock450.jpgPicturing America Resources for The Peacock Room, 11b


Books for children on Asian immigration and influences:
HOW MY FAMILY LIVES IN AMERICA
by Susan Kuklin
JAPANESE IN AMERICA
by Margaret J. Goldstein
PROJECTS ABOUT 19TH CENTURY CHINESE IMMIGRANTS
by Marian Broida

The Peacock Room history
http://www.asia.si.edu/exhibitions/current/peacock.htm#

Lesson Plan on the Gilded Age Society
http://artsedge.kennedy-center.org/content/2388/

Biography of James McNeill Whistler
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/James_McNeill_Whistler

http://www.ibiblio.org/wm/paint/auth/whistler/

Video: July 10, 1834, James McNeill Whistler, American Artist"
http://streaming.discoveryeducation.com/teacherCenter/calendar/index.cfm?guidAssetId=1300706B-32D7-40A1-A7D0-C3E0B45665F7&skipSSO=true&blnFromSearch=1


Student Created Videos:

Students at Audubon Elementary created videos linking Picturing America Illustrations to a book in their school library.