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Lesson Plan: Picturing War and Devastation
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In this lesson students will examine and compare two artworks, The Rock and Zapata. They will learn about the Mexican Revolution and World War II then write a compare and contrast...
Lesson Plan: Picturing War and Devastation
Lesson Plan: Life in the Depression
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This lesson will focus on American life in the 1930s by having students examine events and trends of the Depression era occurring beyond the image shown in Grant Wood's American Gothic.
Lesson Plan: Life in the Depression
Lesson Plan: Write a Short Story
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Nighthawks and Nightlife both depict aspects of urban life in 1940s America. Students first compare the paintings, answering a series of questions, and then create a short story...
Lesson Plan: Write a Short Story
Website: The Civil War in Art: Teaching & Learning through Chicago Collections
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"The Civil War in Art: Teaching and Learning through Chicago Collections" is intended to help teachers and students learn about the Civil War—its causes and effects—and connect to the issues, events...
Website: <em>The Civil War in Art: Teaching &amp; Learning through Chicago Collections</em>
Lesson Plan: Create an Abstract Urban Landscape
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In this lesson, students will examine The Shelton with Sunspots, N.Y. and Movements and then make their own abstract compositions from images of cityscapes, focusing on how to...
Lesson Plan: Create an Abstract Urban Landscape

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