Connecting Sculpture & Writing

Grades 3-5 / ELA / Arts

Developed in Partnership with

The Getty

Lesson Objective

Create and write an opinion piece about a clay bust


7 min

Questions to Consider

  • How does this lesson fit into the larger space colony project?
  • During the writing activity, how do students use the knowledge they gained through the art portion of the lesson?
  • How do the two teachers work together?

Common Core Standards


Learn more about the Art@theCore Program.

Blog: The Power of Arts Integration

Images courtesy of The J. Paul Getty Museum Getty Center, Los Angeles, California

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  • Connecting Sculpture & Writing Transcript

  • Arts Integration Resources from the Getty Museum.PDF

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