Title: Where Did My Sunflowers Van Gogh?
Students will read about the life of Vincent Van Gogh and observe how the events of his life shaped his art. Students will view various works by the artist and evaluate the changes in them. Students will then create a still life sunflower portrait interpretation based on the works of Vincent Van Gogh.
This is a College- and Career-Ready Standards showcase lesson plan.
Standard(s): [ELA2015] (3) 32: Determine the main ideas and supporting details of a text read aloud or information presented in diverse media and formats, including visually, quantitatively, and orally. [SL.3.2]
Title: Breaking the Glyphics Code
Explore a Pyramid Web Address URL:
[ELA2015] (4) 11: Determine the main idea of a text and explain how it is supported by key details; summarize the text. [RI.4.2]Digital Tool Description: Explore a Pyramid is an interactive tool. Students are able to visit a pyramid and explore different chambers. One function is to locate hidden hieroglyphics. Students will manipulate the map to place the hieroglyphics in order and make a new discovery. A robot is used to explore the pyramid. The computer mouse controls the light on the robot to view each chamber of the pyramid.