Lesson Plan

Picture a Character

Curated and Reviewed by Lesson Planet

How would Jean-Etiénne Liotard paint the characters from "The Little Mermaid?" What would the main character from "The Little Match Girl" look like from Francisco José de Goya y Lucientes' point of view? After examining various paintings from the era of Hans Christian Andersen's fairy tales, learners craft their own portraits of selected characters in the same style.

63 Views 33 Downloads
CCSS: Designed
Classroom Considerations
  • Requires a projector to show the colorful paintings
  • Connects concepts from language arts and visual arts
  • Aligned to Common Core standards
  • None