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Power Pack: Lessons in Civics, Math, and Fine Arts
3rd - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Newspaper in Education (NIE) Week honors the contributions of the newspaper and is celebrated in the resource within a civics, mathematics, and fine arts setting. The resource represents every grade from 3rd to 12th with questions and...
Building Analysis Skills Through Art
13 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Useful teaching strategies abound in this inspirational, informative video! Walk step by step through one teacher's two-part lesson in her special education/ELL class as they develop text analysis skills by first beginning with analyzing...
Mind Your Mannerists-Understanding the Art of El Greco
9th - 12th
Kids become mini-experts on the Mannerist movement and the art of El Greco. They identify common elements of El Greco paintings and compare them to a work by Thomas Hart Benton. They use four ways to examine art taken from the book,...
Is There a Difference Between Art and Craft?
7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
How do we come to view objects and artifacts as art? What terms and ideas do we associate with craft instead? The distinction between art and craft may be subtle, but has profound roots in art history and the development of western...
The Altes Museum in Berlin: An Institution of German Romanticism
11th - Higher Ed
Museums that house art also house history. Take a look inside the Altes Museum in Berlin with a great presentation that provides background on the construction and history of the museum. Image and text will help learners conceptualize...
Splat! Boom! Pow! the Influence of Cartoons in Contemporary Art
9th - 12th
Students relate abstract expressionism and cultural influences on 1960's art. They use images appropriated from comic books to create a painting in the abstract expressionist style by changing the scale of the comic and reducing content...
How Atom Bombs Can Uncover Forged Art
5 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Art forgeries are works of art themselves? How can inspectors tell real art from fake? A video from the a large science playlist explores the techniques practiced by expert forgers and the subtle science behind telling a masterpiece from...
Physics at the Art Museum: Kinetic Energy, Potential Energy, and Work
6th - 9th CCSS: Designed
Connect science, math, and art for a true interdisciplinary lesson! Learners explore simple machines in art. Through analysis with a physics app, they identify positions of kinetic and potential energy and make conclusions about work.
Reading about Recent Exhibits in the Art and Design Section
9th - 12th
A large part of analyzing or understanding art is knowing how to read about it. The New York Times has put together these who, what, where, when, and how questions to aid learners in comprehending informational pieces related to art and...
Lesson Plans for Portrait of the Young Countess Schouvalof
12th - Higher Ed
Students analyze the art for the Young Countess of Schouvalof and also practice recognizing the work of Le Brun, Leonardo da Vinci, and Andy Warhol. In this portrait art instructional activity, students analyze copies of the artists work...
Interdisciplinary Integrated Unit on DNA/Genetics Part C: Language Arts
7th - 10th CCSS: Designed
Are you a non-ELA teacher looking to incorporate literacy skills and assignments into your curriculum? A lesson plan and its included worksheets are a great starting point for a unit on genetics. Although the instructional activity was...
The Fine Art of Collecting: Mail Art Collector John Held Jr.
8th - 9th
Students study and create Mail Art. In this art instructional activity, students study the evolution of Mail Art. This instructional activity includes an extensive list of resources related to the topic and a few related activities for...
Robert Indiana Biography, Activities, and Lesson Plans
12th - Higher Ed
Students analyze Pop art and the work of Robert Indiana. In this Pop art lesson, students read about the history of Pop art and a biography of Robert Indiana. Students complete a criticism and aesthetics activity, create their own Pop...
Ancient Origins: The Role of Archaeology in Reconstructing the Past
8th - 10th
Students read information about the ancient origins of art and archaeology with a focus on the Malian culture. In this art origins lesson, students read background information for the topic and compare ancient and contemporary objects....
New York State Testing Program: English/Language Arts Book 2, Grade 3 2010
This 3rd grade English/Language Arts standardized test practice learning exercise includes multiple choice questions, short answer, and a paragraph to correct. The passage intended for the multiple choise section is not included.
Lesson Plans for Genre Dance Around the Maypole
12th - Higher Ed
Students analyze the art of Pieter Brueghel and complete related art activities. In this art analysis lesson, students read a biography of Pieter Brueghel and complete a photo montage activity. Students also complete an aesthetics and...
Whole Language Reading: Pumpkin Pie Baking Activity
K - 2nd CCSS: Designed
Fill your classroom with the delicious aroma of freshly baked pumpkin pie using this fun language arts lesson. Beginning with a class reading of the book Big Pumpkin by Erica Silverman, learners practice identifying rhyming words, making...
Allegory: A Language Beyond Words: Meanings of Emblems/Symbols/Attributes: Iconography in Baroque/Renaissance Art and Sculpture
7th - 9th
Students explore the various emblems, symbols, and attributes in the Renaissance and Baroque art periods. In this art language lesson, students discuss and pronounce vocabulary words. Students read a French song and listen to music from...
Common Denominators between Primitive Art, Fine Art, Folk Art, Children's Art
6th - 8th
Students view and create art in several styles. They view African Masks, Picasso's portraits and self-portraits. They compare the two, then create a self portrait. In the second instructional activity, they view landscape paintings by...
Creating a Landscape Through Art, Music, Dance, and Poetry
1st - 3rd
A brightly-colored David Hockney landscape painting inspires poetry, dance, music, and paper sculpture in this multi-faceted activity. After brainstorming words inspired by the painting, the whole class collaborates on a cinquain poem,...
States of Matter: Playdough Holiday Ornament Art Lesson
K - 2nd
Though there are few procedural details here, you can use this activity to reinforce learning about states of matter in primary grade science, incorporate tactile approaches to engage more learners, develop fine motor skills, and have a...
Birds of a Feather, An Interdisciplinary Unit: Language Arts Wing
7th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
If a blue jay could talk, what would it say? Find out by reading Mark Twain's "Jim Baker's Blue-jay Yarn" with your class. Make sure to discuss dialect beforehand and adopt the accent while you read. Compare and contrast American English...
Origami Ducks: Geometry, Listening, and Following Directions
2nd - 4th
Make origami ducks with your class to reinforce geometry concepts and vocabulary; develop fine motor and visual translation skills; and enrich study of Japanese culture, the pond habitat, or migration. Create a whole group "worksheet"...