Students calculate the area of geometric and non-geometric shapes in each colour and make their own sketch or painting. The topic fits in the Mathematics curriculum for the sixth grade and can be used for advanced groups as well, involving an activity on Graphics.
This learning scenario has been developed during the English version of the “Europeana in your classroom: building 21st-century competences with digital cultural heritage” online course. The course aimed to improve teachers’ understanding of cultural heritage in order to efficiently integrate it into their lessons and practices. The courses can be accessed here.
Authors: Vesna Škreb Salamunić, Renata Brkanac
Age of students: 12-13 years
Subject and topic: Mathematics, Art, Physics, Geometry