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Finding Heroes in Fine Art

by Jerrilyn Jacobs , Taft High School (Woodland Hills, CA)
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Jerrilyn Jacobs , Taft High School (Woodland Hills, CA)

Grade Level
5-8, 9-12+

Subject
English/Language Arts

Overview/Purpose:

Students will search Internet sites for pictures of heroes and heroic action, sharing what they find for a class discussion on how heroes have been portrayed throughout time.

Objectives:

  • Students will identify what kind of characters and actions or situations would qualify as heroic.
  • Students will use Internet skills to find images of heroes and heroic action.
  • Through oral and written expression, students will share their thoughts about how art portrays heroes.

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