Off-Campus Field Trip

Provider: The Ringling

Contact: Katie Nickel
Email
(941) 359-5700 ext.3705

Starting cost per student: $0

Additional Info: Two (2) chaperones per ten (10) students receive free admission.

Max. Capacity: 120

Transportation Needed?  Yes

Who Arranges Transportation? Teacher

Is Financial Assistance Offered?  Yes

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The timeless tale of love, war, betrayal, and glory.

In this virtual tour designed to complement The Iliad, Ringling Museum educators will tell the story of the Trojan War through artworks in The Ringling collections. Artists and authors have been inspired by the ancient Greek poet Homer for thousands of years. Discover the unique ways artists continue to be inspired by the classic Greek tale.

To request a The Art of Homer: Myths and Legends guided tour at the museum, please fill out this form. 

Standards/Benchmarks:

This tour practices mastery of the following ELA and Visual Art standards:
LAFS.910.RL.1.1: Cite strong and thorough textual evidence to support analysis of what the text says explicitly as well as inferences drawn from the text.
LAFS.1112.RL.1.1: Cite strong and thorough textual evidence to support analysis of what the text says explicitly as well as inferences drawn from the text, including determining where the text leaves matters uncertain.
LAFS.910.RL.3.7: Analyze the representation of a subject or a key scenes in two different artistic mediums, including what is emphasized or absent in each treatment.
VA.912.C.3.3: Explain relationships among social, historical, literary, and/or other references to explain how they are assimilated into artworks.

Additional standards addressed include:
LAFS.910.RL.2.5, LAFS.1112.RL.2.5, LAFS.910.RL.2.6, LAFS.1112.RL.2.6, LAFS.910.RL.3.9
VA.912.C.1.4, VA.912.C.1.5, VA.912.C. 3.1 , VA.912.H.1.3, VA.912.H.1.10, VA.912.H.2.5, VA.912.H.3.1

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