Renaissance Art Teacher Resources
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Check out this packet of worksheets involving mapping activities, vocabulary logging, reading and comprehending informational texts, etc., which focuses on Italian city-states during the fourteenth and fifteenth centuries. There are also activity and note-taking guidelines for designing a scrapbook on the culture, politics, and social systems of Florence and Venice.
7th - 10th Social Studies & History 35 Views 28 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
New Review Cinquecento Italian Art
Da Vinci, Michelangelo, Raphael. High Renaissance, Counter Reformation, Post-Renaissance. Mannerism, Anticlassicism, Neoclassicism. Paintings, sculpture, and architecture from 16th century Italian Art are featured in a 153-slide PowerPoint, designed for AP art history and humanities classes, that would appeal to anyone interested in works from this amazing era.
10th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 1 Download
Renaissance: Italy and the Middle Ages
A presentation with critical thinking, document analysis, and regents questions! Examine the shifts in art, learning, and understanding that took place during the Italian Renaissance. A look at the differences between the early Renaissance and the late Dark Ages makes for an easy compare and contrast activity.
7th - 8th Social Studies & History 38 Views 78 Downloads
Introduce the Renaissance to the class by first describing the thinking and ideology that pushed the movement into action. Humanism, secularism, and a shift in thinking are the focus of this presentation. It also features document-based questioning and critical thinking.
7th - 8th Social Studies & History 33 Views 99 Downloads
Renaissance Flash Cards
Provide your class with a set of flash cards all related to the people of the Renaissance period. There are ten cards total that are intended to help learners recall who, what, and when about Renaissance art and architecture.
6th - 8th Social Studies & History 15 Views 67 Downloads
Lesson 2: The Renaissance, A Rebirth That Led to New Ideas
Ninth graders explore the Renaissance. In this Renaissance lesson, 9th graders research the art an artists of the era in order to create posters that present the attributes of the art and the artists.
9th Social Studies & History 21 Views 90 Downloads
A Writer's Odyssey
Bring art and literature together with these interdisciplinary activities. As learners read The Odyssey, they also look at Apollonio di Giovanni's painting The Adventures of Ulysses. Various questions are listed for scholars to consider as they read, and a summary activity is outlined.
11th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 2 Downloads
Allegory: A Language Beyond Words: Meanings of Emblems/Symbols/Attributes: Iconography in Baroque/Renaissance Art and Sculpture
Students explore the various emblems, symbols, and attributes in the Renaissance and Baroque art periods. In this art language instructional activity, students discuss and pronounce vocabulary words. Students read a French song and listen to music from Ratatouille with students identifying symbols in it.
7th - 9th Visual & Performing Arts 13 Views 42 Downloads
Medieval and Renaissance Art at the Art Institute
Students examine several Medieval and Renaissance works of art, including painting and sculpture, at the Art Institute of Chicago. They use worksheets and discussion questions to enhance their interpretation of the pieces.
6th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 25 Downloads
Multiple Choice Masterpiece
What a fun way to mix up your traditional multiple-choice quiz on the Renaissance! After completing a worksheet reviewing significant Renaissance artists and events, your learners will have the opportunity see if tiles that correspond to their answers fit together correctly to form an image of a Renaissance masterpiece, the Mona Lisa!
6th - 10th Language Arts 16 Views 8 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Interpreting Works of Art:The Compare and Contrast Method
Through analyzing two Renaissance works of art, have your class describe elements and principles, subject matter, history and medium. They use a compare and contrast strategy to interpret the meaning of the works of art. This is a motivating way to explore these topics.
6th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 41 Views 145 Downloads
What is Conceptual Art?
Research, art history, and web page creation! Sounds too good to be true. With tons of links and resources, the lesson provides you with everything needed to engage the class in an amazing art and research activity. They create an art history timeline, research a conceptual artist, then create a website to display the research they've gathered.
6th - 9th Language Arts 17 Views 33 Downloads
Jacob Lawrence's Migration Series: Removing the Mask
Describe, analyze, compare and contrast poets from the Harlem Renaissance. Critical thinkers analyze the imagery, characterization, tone, symbolism, and historical context of Jacob Lawrence, Helene Johnson, and Paul Laurence Dunbar. A great activity to add a poetry inspired art project to.
6th - 8th Language Arts 3 Views 19 Downloads
Piecin' It Together
Students examine the art of marquetry. In this Renaissance art lesson, students view the marquetry on the "Renaissance Revival/Aesthetic Cabinet." Students then create a piece of art, demonstrating marquetry skills. Students place triangular pieces of paper next to each other to design a picture.
Pre-K - K Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 4 Downloads
Pop Culture Icons: Medieval Music
Kids compare and contrast music from the past to the present. They listen to and review the characteristics of Medieval, Renaissance, Baroque, and Pop music. Then, they discuss the differences in each and how musical icons from the past have influenced pop music of today.
7th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 49 Views 155 Downloads
Ideas of Machiavelli
This is a very interesting presentation. It provides background information on two prominent Renaissance authors, Machiavelli and Castiglione. It outlines their lives in relation to their books. A fascinating way to bring literature to life through historical context.
9th - 11th Language Arts 17 Views 62 Downloads