Shared Reading Lesson by DaVinci Educational Materials: “Establishing Mood, Atmosphere and Tone with Art.” This is an interdisciplinary unit that incorporates music, art, reading, high level questions and peer discussions. These lessons utilize artwork from various artists, for example, Pablo Picasso, to determine mood and atmosphere. They also utilize various song lyrics to model and practice how to determine tone. Resources include strategy, graphic organizers, daily assessments and a culminating assessment.
These lessons are aligned with CCLS: RL1, RL2, RL4, RL9, SL1, SL2.