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High School Art History I Online Curriculum

High School Art History I Online Curriculum

This course is usually taken as an elective but Let’s Read English understands its importance. The course offers an overview of art and its evolution from ancient times till date in different parts of the world.

This page gives you all the necessary information on the course, the topics covered in it, and why Let’s Read English’s curriculum is your best choice.

Why Study Art History in High School?

This course provides students with deeper awareness and understanding of different forms of art. Art history exposes students to philosophy, music, literature, and other courses that are directly related to human behaviors.

Art history also covers different beliefs and cultures all over the globe and how they relate to art. Also, we’ll teach students about various historical events related to art and their impact on art.

What Do You Learn in High School Art History?

This course will also provide students with information about popular artistic personalities like Edgar Degas, Michelangelo, and Da Vinci. After that, we’ll touch on various artistic styles like Rococo, Baroque, and Gothic.

In addition, students will be taught how to study and analyze paintings and sculptures and discuss the styles of both artworks.

High School Art History I Curriculum Scope & Sequence

Chapter 1: “Art History: Middle Ages – Early Europe”

Chapter 2: “Art History: Renaissance Period”

Chapter 3: “Art History: High Renaissance and Baroque”

Chapter 4: “Art History: World Art After 1200”

Chapter 5: “Art History: 18th and 19th Century Art in Europe and the Americas”

Chapter 6: “Art History: Modern Art – Part One”

Chapter 7: “Art History: Modern Art – Part Two”

Why Choose Let’s Read English’s High School Art History I Curriculum?

Our on-screen teachers present historical events chronologically, and we back the lessons with videos and images of historical pieces. Also, we present facts in religious, political, geographical, social, and historical contexts.

Here are the reasons why we recommend the course for every student.

  • The course is made of seven chapters and 300 activities.
  • Our experienced teachers make use of instructional videos, photographs, graphs, charts, and maps.
  • We support our lessons with real-world projects for students to apply their knowledge and skills.
  • To improve students’ literacy skills, every lesson ends with writing and reading assignments.
  • The course is online, and it is available 24/7.
  • With the detailed lesson plans, parents can preview and review the lesson sequence.
  • Curriculum calculators and activity planners make it easy for students to organize and track their programs.
  • Parents have access to templates for creating transcripts and diplomas.
  • The recordkeeping and grading systems are automated and in real-time.
  • Let’s Read English curriculum has provisions for students with different learning styles and special needs, and gifted children.

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