Civil War - Recreating Five Famous Paintings from the Civil War. The Bombardment of Fort Sumter, Storming of Fort Wagner (Massachusetts 54th), Scott's Great Snake, Surrender of Lee at Appomattox Courthouse, and The Assassination of President Lincoln. These works of art will all be wonderful additions to the walls of your classroom or school - all created square by square!
EACH PRODUCT CAN BE PURCHASED SEPARATELY:
The Assassination of President Lincoln
Surrender of General Lee at Appomattox Courthouse
Scott's Great Snake
Bombardment of Fort Sumter
Storming of Fort Wagner (Massachusetts 54th)
I have many students who enjoy drawing and art-related challenges and I'm sure you do too. Each image gets printed out square by square, cut, and taped to the wall. Students then voluntarily choose which section from the 30 squares of each image they'd like to recreate (it is fun to have teachers participate too!). Even students who don't feel they are great at drawing want to participate by choosing a square that doesn't have a lot of detail.
CHECK OUT THE PREVIEW FOR SOME STUDENT EXAMPLES FROM MY BOSTON MASSACRE RECREATION
I have been amazed at how many students volunteered that I've decided to create a whole series of historic images for students to try and recreate so stay tuned for more!
Included for each product:
Everything gets printed on standard 8.5" x 11" paper:
1 - "Original image in grid
1 - 30 numbered squares on image to choose from
1 - Grid
1 - Set of printing instructions
30 - Sections for students to draw (with corresponding number on the back - so 60 total pages, but 30 back-to-back)
I think what I'll do is print out each number, the corresponding section, and a photo of each young artist to tape to the wall next to the finished recreation so others can see who took part in the recreation.
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Historical Paintings Recreation Series
"The Bloody Massacre"
"Baptism of Pocahontas"
"Washington Crossing the Delaware"
"Bostonians Paying the Excise-Man"
"Spirit of '76"
"Surrender of Lord Cornwallis"
"Lewis & Clark at the Three Forks"
"Embarkation of the Pilgrims"
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For other drawing activities:
Create a Revolutionary War Caricature
Create a Civil War Caricature
Veterans Day Caricatures
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