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Paleolithic Art/paintings on stone

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Foundational Reading Skills +3 Age Levels Middle School (13 to 15 years old), High School (16 to 18 years old)

The students learn about paleolithic art and the symbolism of the drawings.  We will read about They end up painting their own on large rocks, to represent painting on cave walls. 



References

Avery, S. (2014). Christina Rossetti: Religious poetry. Retrieved from https://www.bl.uk/romantics-an...

https://learninglab.si.edu/collections/communication-with-the-spiritual-in-ancient-to-modern-art/P8U33Rpfau57XCbT/edit#




Curtis, G. B. (2006). The cave painters: Probing the mysteries of the world's first artists. (2006). New York: Knopf.



Moorman, E., M. (2011). Divine interiors: Mural paintings in Greek and Roman sanctuaries. Amsterdam: University of Amsterdam Press.


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Ministère de la Culture/Centre National de la Préhistoire/Norbert Aujoulat

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Ministère de la Culture/Centre National de la Préhistoire/Norbert Aujoulat

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National Air and Space Museum

Three figures, from Cave 224

Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery

Two assemblies, from Cave 224

Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery

Mural Paintings from the Caves of India, Exhibition

Smithsonian Archives - History Div