Curriculum

Explore lessons about California history with OMCA’s resources drawing upon themes from current and past major exhibitions. These suggested activities can be used to supplement a Museum visit to the exhibition or main galleries, or independently to support classroom learning.

SuperAwesome: Art and Giant Robot Curriculum (Grades 9–12)

In this interdisciplinary unit, students explore and understand the relationship between West Coast popular culture and Asia. They will understand complexities in identity and think through the nature of negotiating one’s identity based on the context of cultural influences, family, and peer engagement. Students will understand how artists illuminate transnational cultural orientation. Through the multiple platforms of the Giant Robot world, students will understand how artists intersect popular culture with contemporary art to express the complexities of their identities. 

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