ERIC Number: ED481198
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2002
Great Books, Great Art. [Lesson Plan].
This lesson plan presents activities designed to enrich students' understanding of a literary work through careful reading and analysis of selected key scenes; to have students recognize how arts media can be integrated into literature studies; to acquaint students with masterpieces of world art; and to reinforce learning through the use of technology, specifically through searches of selected Internet sites. The main activity of the lesson involves students working in teams to pair a great work of art with a great work of literature. It includes objectives, materials, procedures, adaptations, discussion questions, evaluation methods, extension activities, suggested readings, and web links. The lesson plan also contains student handouts and an 11-item gallery of works of art. (RS)
Descriptors: Art Activities, Art Appreciation, Art Expression, Class Activities, English Instruction, Internet, Language Arts, Lesson Plans, Literature Appreciation, Novels, Secondary Education, Vocabulary Development
DiscoverySchool.com; Florence, KY; Tel: 800-889-9950 (Toll Free). For full text: http://school.discovery.com/teachers/.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: Discovery Communications, Inc., Bethesda, MD.
Note: Audio and video clips included in the web site version of this lesson plan are not available from ERIC.