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Colour Theory Unit

Colour Theory Unit
Colour Theory Unit
Colour Theory Unit
Colour Theory Unit
Colour Theory Unit
Colour Theory Unit
Colour Theory Unit
Colour Theory Unit
Product Description
This Unit Plan consists of lessons focussing on the use of monochromatic shades, primary/secondary colours, and warm/cool colours.

The paintings suggested as examples consist of:

Souvenir de Voyage by Rene Magritte
Rene Magritte. Souvenire de Voyage III (Memory of Journey). Menil Collection. 1951

The Ice Cutters by Natalie Goncharova
Natalia Goncharova. Ice Cutters. Athenaeum. 1911

Sunday Afternoon on the Island of the Grade Jatte by Georges Seurat
Georges-Pierre Seurat. Sunday Afternoon on the Island of the Grande Jatte. Art Institute of Chicago. 1884-1886.

Landscapes at Collioure by Henri Matisse
Henri Matisse. Landscape at Collioure. Museum of Modern Art. 1905

Hollywood Hills House by David Hockney
David Hockney. Hollywood Hills House. 1981

Castle at Cagnes by Andre Derain
Andre Derain. Castle at Cagnes. Athenaeum . Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts. 1910

Polynesia, The Sky by Henri Matisse
Henri Matisse. Polynesia, The Sky. Troyes, musee d'Art moderne. 1946

Le Vieux Guitariste by Pablo Picasso
Pablo Picasso. Le Vieux Guitariste. Art Institute of Chicago. 1903-1904

Volutes by Auguste Herbin
Auguste Herbin. Volutes. Private Collection. 1938

The Sleeping Gypsy by Henri Rousseau
Henri Rousseau. The Sleeping Gypsy. Museum of Modern Art. 1897

The Waterfall by Hernri Rousseau
Henri Rousseau. The Waterfall. Art Institute of Chicago. 1910

Land of Lakes by R.B Kitaj
R.B Kitaj. Land of Lakes. 1977

These paintings are solely used as examples when discussing the particular colour theory that goes along with the lesson plan. They are not to be replicated.

*Apologies for the first 2 pages. I am unable to take them away from the Unit Plan as it is a PDF. I guess you can call it an incentive for purchasing this unit plan. The lesson in question is a free Cross-Curricular Science/Literacy Lesson Plan.
Total Pages
20 pages
Answer Key
Does not apply
Teaching Duration
45 minutes
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