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Lesson 4 Displaying Culture in Art and Literature

Lesson 4Displaying Culture in Art and Literature

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After learning about how books were created before the advent of the printing press, your students will examine illustrations to see how they reflect the culture of a story, identify characteristics of their own community and then illustrate a familiar folktale to reflect those characteristics.

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Recommended Level

  • Grades 5-6

National Standards Addressed

Common Core Language Arts

  • Informational Text RI.5.3, RI.5.4, RI.6.3
  • Literature RL.5.7
  • Speaking and Listening SL.5.1, SL.6.2, RH.6-8.4

C3 Social Studies

  • D2.Geo.5.6-8
  • D2.Geo.6.6-8
  • D2.His.2.3-5
  • D2.His.6.3-5

Recommended Materials

  • Once There Was and Was Not
  • Familiar folktales or fables in printed format
  • Paper and colored pencils for each student