4th grade art 2011/12
The students read "I am a Story" (Dan Yaccarino) and learn about the following topics:
Papyrus / Hieroglyphs
Tapestry / Weaving
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.