Byzantine Art and Architecture
Learners research, identify and compare the Byzantine architectural style evident in the Haga Sophia with modern architectural styles in a one-page essay. They experiment with mosaics as a common element in Byzantine art.
5th - 6th Visual & Performing Arts 15 Views 23 Downloads
Mayan Mathematics and Architecture
Take young scholars on a trip through history with this unit on the mathematics and architecture of the Mayan civilization. Starting with a introduction to their base twenty number system and the symbols they used, this eight-lesson unit...
4th - 8th Math CCSS: Adaptable
Architecture: It's Elementary!
Young citizens construct an understanding of urban planning in this cross-curricular unit. Covering every aspect of city development from the political, economic, and social influences to sustainable building practices, this 10-lesson...
4th - 8th Science CCSS: Adaptable
Islamic Art; Exploring the Visual Arts of the Middle East
The intent of this unit is to demonstrate some of the traditional arts of the Middle East. Extensive background information on the religion, culture, and nature of Islamic art found throughout the Middle East is provided. Each of the...
5th - 8th Social Studies & History
Portland Architectural Tour - Activity 1
Students research architectural designs of the Portland, Oregon metro area in this excellent lesson plan provided by Oregon Public Broadcasting. While this unit is written with Portland, Oregon in mind, teachers can adapt for any...
4th - 11th Visual & Performing Arts