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MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

American History: The American Revolution (5/22 pm & 5/29 am)


Class Topic:

American History: The American Revolution


(Overview & big concepts)

Learn about the American Revolution by looking at objects in the MFA’s American Wing.

MFA Connections:

Washington Crossing the Delaware,

Art-making activity:

make and decorate a tri-corner hat or bonnet

Pre-tour group activity:

make a whirligig

Follow-up activity:

Take home word search with important people and places from American Revolution