Seeing Art in Historical Context: An Activity to Promote Visual Literacy

Students consider works of art in their historical context. In this art in historical context lesson, students are encouraged to think about and record their prior knowledge of the historical period and to make inferences about the artist's circumstances and possible intent. Writing prompts are provided for essay writing activities.

6th - 9th Social Studies & History 11 Views 51 Downloads
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Social Studies & History
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Inquiry-Based Learning
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2 hrs

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