Van Gogh Starry Night Hybrid Unit

Lessons and activities relating to the Van Gogh Starry Night Unit. Includes hands on and interactive digital assignments for Google Classroom. 

This unit was set up for a hybrid schedule with students attending in person every other day, while completing assignments in Google Classroom at home. All linked documents are available for free download on my Teachers Pay Teachers page. 

https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Store/Stuck-In-Middle-Art

Grade: 6

Artist/Theme: Vincent Van Gogh

Materials: exemplars, pencils, erasers, colored pencils, sharpener, paper, Google Classroom/Google Products, device

Teacher Prep: Color Theory PowerPoint, create Google Forms

Day 1: In Person: Introduce the unit using the Vincent Van Gogh Starry Night Unit PowerPoint Presentation. Show examples and have students begin brainstorming and sketching their ideas.

Day 2: At Home: Students will work on and complete the one-day assignment: Scholastic Magazine Article: Brush With the Law which consists of two documents.

-Brush With The Law- ARTICLE

-Brush With The Law- QUESTIONS

Day 3: In Person: Students will continue working on their Starry Night inspired landscape drawings.

Day 4: At Home: Students will work on and complete the one-day assignment: Scholastic Magazine Article: How to Make a Masterpiece which consists of two documents.

-How to Make a Masterpiece- ARTICLE

How to Make a Masterpiece- RESPONSE QUESTIONS

Day 5: In Person: Go through the self-assessment rubric (Google Form) and have students complete and upload their landscape drawings.

Students who complete their work early can catch up on the at home assignments, and work on Van Gogh games.

https://puzzlefactory.pl/en/puzzle/play/art/160205-vincent-van-gogh

https://www.tate.org.uk/kids/games-quizzes/quiz-van-gogh-beat-clock-challenge

https://puzzlefactory.pl/en/puzzle/play/art/192410-van-gogh


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