We found 43 resources with the keyterm realism
Revolution and Romanticism In America and Europe
7th - 12th
Introduce romanticism, realism, naturalism, and symbolism to your class. The bulk of the PowerPoint is about romanticism and the revolutions throughout America and Europe. The slides focus on the artists and authors who flourished during...
Annotated Timeline of The American Literary Movement
8th - 10th
How did literature evolve in America? This presentation briefly covers the transition from Puritan American all the way until today's Contemporary Period. Key figures from each time period are introduced, and a brief overview of each...
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn: The Controversy
First banned in 1885 because it was seen as “immoral in its tone,” as “trash of the veriest sort,” the controversy over The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn continues today. While some consider Twain’s story “a masterpiece” others contend...
The Red Badge of Courage: A New Kind of Realism
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Is it possible to tell a true war story? Tim O’Brien says that fiction is for “getting at the truth when the truth isn’t sufficient for the truth.” To get at the truth about war, class members examine primary source materials from the...
Realistic Impressions: Investigating Movements in the Visual Arts
9th - 12th
Students explore the idea of movements in the visual arts and differentiate between some of the most well known movements in Western art. The instructional activity focuses on what makes a painting an example of a particular movement.