Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Mona Lisa's Mysterious Smile

The fourth grade students are learning all about the Renaissance this year.  They did a project about the Mona Lisa, for which we learned lots of fun art history facts.  I decided it would be a great skit for the Celebration of Learning.  Ms. Szarnych's class presented The Top 10 Worst Things to Happen to Mona Lisa!  Enjoy the video, and take a look at the funny parodies some students finished.
Being Silly With the Props

Class Performance at the Celebration of Learning
Jack's Cleopatra Lisa

Nate's DJ Lisa

Jasmine's Fairy Lisa

Mariah's Mona Rocker

Ruby's Teenager Lisa


American Sculpture: Martin Puryear

Martin Puryear is a 79 year old sculptor who lives in New York.  He has traveled the world to study art and craft traditions, and he has rec...