18 fully editable full page art history doodle notes handouts in .pdf and .pub file formats! Make learning art history interesting! Each full page doodle note sheet covers an art history movement, culture, or style. Each handout includes places for students to write time period, definitions, characteristics, sketches, and information learned from an accompanying video in the 209 slide powerpoint. There is also a fill in the blank or small activity for students to do on each handout, as well as areas to color in. Many articles and research have claimed coloring can help the brain retain information even better than just writing it down!
The powerpoint is editable and consists of 18 art movements detailed in chronological order from Prehistoric to Environmental art. Each art movement has at least 4 visual examples, information on time period, characteristics, key ideas, and several video links to make learning about art history fun. These handouts would be best suited for grades 7-12 or even higher learning. I typically teach one art movement each week and have students fill out the doodle notes as I present the slideshow and videos. Students could also do this independently or investigate the art movements on their own. View the list of included art movements, cultures, and styles below:
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Please note: There are a few images in the Powerpoint with art-related nudity. Please adjust these images according to your school's policy. Preview all slides and handouts before supplying to students if art-related nudity is an issue.