Lessons – 6th Grade

Print Program Overview: National Core Arts Standards:

6-1 André Derain

Genre: Fauvist
Project Medium: Tempera

Length: 60 minutes
Integration: Language Arts


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6-2 Neo-Babylonian

Genre: Ancient Art
Project Medium: Chalk Pastel on Paper

Length: 60 minutes
Integration: Social Studies


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6-3 Egyptian Cartonnage

Genre: Ancient art
Project Medium: White Clay

Length: 90 minutes
Integration: Social Studies


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6-4 Egyptian Cup

Genre: Ancient art
Project Medium: Markers

Length: 90 minutes
Integration: Social Studies


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6-5 Xia Ch’ang

Genre: Chinese Brush Painting
Project Medium: Watercolor on Paper

Length: 90 minutes
Integration: Language Arts


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6-6 Chinese Textile

Genre: Asian art
Project Medium: Oil Pastel and Watercolor

Length: 75 minutes
Integration: Social Studies


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6-7 Exekias

Genre: Ancient Greek
Project Medium: Scratch Art

Length: 45-60 minutes
Integration: Language Arts


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6-8 The Parthenon

Genre: Ancient architecture
Project Medium: Sculpting compound on paper

Length: 60 minutes
Integration: Social Studies


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6-9 Marc Chagall

Genre: Expressionism
Project Medium: Color markers on transparency

Length: 60 minutes
Integration: Social Studies


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6-10 Jacques Louis David

Genre: Neoclassical
Project Medium: Color markers on paper

Length: 60 minutes
Integration: Social Studies


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6-11 Fayum Portrait

Genre: Realism and Ancient art
Project Medium: Charcoal and Chalk Pastel on paper

Length: 60-75 minutes
Integration: Language Arts


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6-12 Sonia Delaunay

Genre: Minimalism
Project Medium: Tempera

Length: 75 minutes
Integration: Social Studies


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Ruth Asawa

Genre: American Sculpture
Project Medium: Wire sculpture (materials not included in ARTbox or Papers Plus)

Length: 60 minutes
Integration: Social Studies


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