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Reaching for the Sky

Students consider features of skyscraper using descriptive words, reflect on notion of skyscraper as orientation point in a city, and explore New York Times Building in Manhattan by reading and discussing article, "Pride and Nostalgia Mix in The Times's New Home." Students then investigate skyline of international city, choose skyscraper to research, sketch architectural additions, and/or create poems to describe their ideal urban structures.

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Resource Details

Grade
6th - 12th
Subjects
Visual & Performing Arts
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
1 hr
Instructional Strategies
Project-Based Learning
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Year
2007
Usage Permissions
Fine Print
Included Materials
  • Vocabulary