Frank Lloyd Wright in the Classroom: A Teacher Guide
Teacher guides prepared by the Education Department provide a useful tool for teachers interested in exploring Frank Lloyd Wright in particular or architectural history in general. Materials in this packet are useful for a wide range of age groups, ability levels, and academic disciplines. The packet includes
- A biography of Wright
- Descriptions of the Home and Studio and the Robie House
- Description of the Prairie style
- An illustrated glossary of architectural terms
- Bibliography of architectural books for children and adult
- Materials to prepare for a visit to the Home and Studio and/or the Robie House
- Classroom activities.
Download a free PDF format Teacher Guide.
Curriculum Guide to The Wright 3
In the popular young adult novel The Wright 3, author Blue Balliett uses Frank Lloyd Wright's Robie House as the centerpiece of a mystery eventually solved by three inquisitive and courageous sixth-graders. The Preservation Trust's curriculum guide provides architecture-related activities and discussion topics in the disciplines of language arts, social studies, math, and fine arts. The appendices provide a glossary and other materials needed
to complete the activities or to develop your own.
Download a free PDF copy of The Wright 3 Curriculum Guide.
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