Unscramble The Mystery Masterpiece – Fun Art History Activity!

Unscramble The Mystery Masterpiece - Fun Art History Activity!

This can be used to teach Homeschoolers 2nd-8th grade.

Included: PDF, 61 Pages

It’s time to unscramble these mystery masterpieces. It’s a wonderful art history activity. Students are given a scrambled picture of a well-known masterpiece in these “unscramble grid” activities. Then each student works to unscramble the grid pieces to produce the final “unscrambled” masterpiece.

These one-page mystery masterpieces can be…

  • Colored
  • Interactive notebooks include these features
  • Paired in conjunction with a research paper
  • Displayed in a bulletin board

… or used in any other way imaginable!

They are great for…

  • Morning work
  • Activities for early finishers
  • Station/center components
  • Art History Activities
  • Sub lesson plans

You can choose to include options for both Pasting and cuttingAs well as the for Drawing This makes it great for students All ages This makes teaching differentiation easy in your classroom.

This resource contains 10 masterpieces

  1. American GothicGrant Wood
  2. Mona Lisa by Leonardo da Vinci
  3. Water LiliesBy Claude Monet
  4. ScreamEdvard Munch
  5. A Pearl Earring for a GirlJohannes Vermeer
  6. Campbell’s Soup Cans by Andy Warhol
  7. A Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte by Georges Seurat
  8. The Persistence of Memory by Salvador Dali
  9. Starry Night by Vincent Van Gogh
  10. The Great Wave off Kanagawa by Hokusai

These famous masterpieces are also available as collaboration posters of their own – simply click on the names below to view these posters.

These are just a few of the many that I have made available to my Art Escapes resource – in collaboration with Instruction in BrainwavesYou can see them all! These are available in all sizes. Click HERE

My Measuring Masterpieces Project-Based Learning Project may be of interest to you!Please visit!

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Jenny K.

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Jenny K’s work is amazing, so this project was a natural fit for me. I loved the project as well. Jenny you are amazing! You save me so many hours and so much effort. Many thanks!

To help my students relax, I made sure to use this tool at the end each End of Grade Testing session.


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