The Mint Museum’s school programs engage students in inquiry-based experiences with art that strengthen curriculum connections and develop visual literacy skills.
School programs, which include guided tours, gallery sketching, and studio programs, take place at both The Mint Museum Uptown and
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Mint Museum Tour- Learning to Look: ArtBasiCs
Students will discover how artists use line, shape, color, texture, and form to create works of art. Students will learn how artists across time, place, and culture use theme elements to communicate with the viewer.
Recommended for grades K-2, this tour integrates the Common Core Standards for English Language Arts with the North Carolina Visual Arts standards.
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All School Year and Summer
Tuesday, 11 AM–4 PM
Wednesday, 11 AM–4 PM
Thursday, 11 AM–4 PM
Friday, 11 AM–4 PM
Mint Museum Randolph
2730 Randolph Road
Charlotte, NC 28207
TITLE ONE SCHOOLS RECIEVE FREE ADMISSION
10-20 Students: $30
21-35 Students: $60
36-50 Students: $90
51+ Students: $120
North Carolina English Language Arts Standards
CCR Anchor Standard RL.1 – Read closely to determine what the text says explicitly and to make logical inferences from it; cite specific textual evidence when writing or speaking to support conclusions drawn from the text.
CCR Anchor Standard SL.1 – Prepare for and participate effectively in a range of conversations and collaborations with diverse partners, building on others’ ideas and expressing their own clearly and persuasively.
North Carolina Visual Arts Essential Standards
Critical Response “Use critical analysis to generate responses to a variety of prompts.”