Description

Summarize Terms

To be eligible for full credit, you must complete both sections of the assignment.

Section One: Defining Terms

Based on the readings this week, explain following terms in three to five descriptive sentences each:

  1. What is Stylistic Evidence?
  2. What is Personal Style?
  3. What is Iconography

Section Two: Virtual Museum Visit

Click on the links below and watch the videos. Then, briefly summarize the point of each video, including terminology from the glossary and readings this week to connect what you observed in these videos to the material we are exploring.

You’ll have two separate answers for this section:

  1. “Why Look at Art?” (http://smarthistory.khanacademy.org/why-look-at-art.html)
  2. “Hirst’s Shark: Interpreting Contemporary Art” (http://smarthistory.khanacademy.org/hirsts-shark-interpreting-contemporary-art.html)
Grading Criteria Assignments Maximum Points
Meets or exceeds established assignment criteria 40
Demonstrates an understanding of lesson concepts 20
Clearly presents well-reasoned ideas and concepts 30
Uses proper mechanics, punctuation, sentence structure, and spelling