4th grade art 2011/12

  • The students read "I am a Story" (Dan Yaccarino) and learn about the following topics:

    Cave Painting                 
    Cuneiform
    Papyrus / Hieroglyphs
    Wood Prints
    Tapestry / Weaving
    Illumination
    Gutenberg Printing Press / Moveable Type

    In library students research one of the above topics.  In art all students indepenedently create artworks that reflect each of the topics.  At the end of the unit the artworks are put into a book.  Each student creates a cover page.