Students will finish their mosques with black construction paper and white or yellow colored pencil. They will create an arched window and cut it out. They will hot glue their transparency to the back of their construction paper.
We will begin learning about the art of Mehndi. We will trace our arms and create Mehndi designs using inspiration from Arabic, African or Indian Mehndi.
Students will continue to color their transparencies with colored sharpie and then outline the shapes with black sharpie. Students will design a mosque window on black construction paper.
Students will finish their hand outs on Greek History and Art while watching Disney's Hercules.
We will begin an Islamic Architecture project Wednesday. We will be viewing mosques and stained glass geometric designs. Students will practice creating designs with a ruler and compass. We will use the computer app (http://app.geokone.net/) to create divine geometric designs. Students will use these designs to copy onto a transparency. The transparency will be colored with sharpies.
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