Your State's Architectural Scrapbook
Students, after studying the history of the states most common architectural styles, are asked to gather together pictures that they think would represent each of the styles.
7th - 8th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 2 Downloads
From Greece to Main Street
Students consider the influence of the Greeks on American architecture. For this American Greek Revival architecture lesson, students identify the attributes of architectural style as they compare the Parthenon with the Lincoln Memorial....
5th - 8th Visual & Performing Arts
Architectural Relief Tiles
Learners observe the design of buildings, either first-hand within their communities or with photographs. The design relief tiles representing buildings studied and use the vocabulary of design elements and construction materials used in...
1st - 12th Visual & Performing Arts
Portland Architectural Tour - Activity 1
Learners research architectural designs of the Portland, Oregon metro area in this excellent instructional activity provided by Oregon Public Broadcasting. While this unit is written with Portland, Oregon in mind, teachers can adapt for...
4th - 11th Visual & Performing Arts
Lesson: Sensing a Different Way
Problem solving and creative thinking are top priority in an interesting instructional activity. Learners explore how they can think creatively to use four common objects in three different ways, they discuss senses and using senses...
7th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts