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Ringling Museum of Art

Ringling Museum of Art

There is so much to discover at The Ringling!  Students of all ages will connect with art, nature, and history as they explore The Ringling’s rich art collections, roam the lush grounds, visit the historic Ca’ d’Zan, and experience the fascinating, interactive history of the American circus.

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Animal Safari Virtual Tour

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Program description

What animals will you discover?

Take an animal safari through art, from where ever your students are! Students will hone their observation skills as they learn about the animal kingdom. Among the many animals you may discover, students will discuss and compare animals kept as pets, wild animals, animals used for work, and even mythological animals.

Teachers have two options for an Animal Safari

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Program Detail

Program type: Field Trip
Artistic Discipline: Storytelling, Visual Arts
Subject: FIne Arts: Visual Art, Language Arts, Science
Population served: Students with Disabilities, Pre-K, Kindergarten, Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5
Bilingual: No
Available dates:

Virtual school tours are offered Monday-Friday.  Student accommodations including but not limited to ASL interpreters, bilingual tours, and tactile boxes are available upon request.

Available times:

8:00am – 3:00pm

Length of program: 30 minutes
Space / technical requirements:

The Ringling uses Zoom for live virtual tours unless otherwise requested. It is recommended that teachers in brick-and-mortar classrooms are equipped with a speaker and screen.

Location(s):

The John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art

5401 Bay Shore Road

Sarasota, FL 34243

Fees / Ticketing:

Virtual school tours are FREE!

CPALMS Standards

English Language Arts:
Grade K
Grade 1
Grade 2
Grade 3
Grade 4
Grade 5
Science:
Grade K
Grade 1
Grade 2
Grade 3
Social Studies:
Grade K
Grade 1
Grade 2
Grade 3
Grade 4
Grade 5
Visual Art:
Grade K
Grade 1
Grade 2
Grade 3
Grade 4
Grade 5

Qualifications

Has conducted educational programming for 2 or more years: Yes
Provides study guides for teachers and or students: Yes
Programs connect to State Curriculum Standards: Yes
Performs criminal background checks on staff with youth contact: Yes
Maintains general liability insurance: Yes
Three letters of recommendation / references available: Yes
Provides tools to assess student learning (workshops and residencies): Yes
Provides scholarship and reduced fees: Yes
Conducts ongoing assessments of program quality: Yes

PHOTOS

  • Image: A woman reads a book to children sitting underneath a large painting of deer.

References

References available upon request.

Cancellation Policy

Please allow two weeks notice for cancellation.

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