Visual Elements in the Giant Kites of Guatemala: Shape, Rhythm, and Color

Students view pictures of and discuss geometric shapes included in kites from Guatemala. They discuss the repetition of shapes and how that creates a motif. Students draw three concentric arches across their paper. They create a design using geometric and free form shapes.

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Resource Details
Grade
4th - 9th
Subjects
Social Studies & History
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
1 day
Instructional Strategy
Project-Based Learning
Year
2005