This Zoomorphic Calligraphy and Virtuous Qualities lesson plan also includes:
Explore the wonders of Turkish calligraphy, where the Arabic alphabet is transformed into animal shapes. Learners examine Islamic laws as they pertain to art as well as the zoomorphic calligraphy commonly practiced during the Ottoman Empire. A video and copy of the Arabic alphabet are included. Tip: Have learners use this technique to create their name tags during the first week of school.