Lesson Plans Lesson Plans Curricula Teacher's Guides Keywords 4 Result(s) K-5 Media Arts Painting Sociology Grade Range K-5 The Meaning Behind the Mask Students explore the cultural significance of masks, discuss the use of masks in stories, and then investigate the role masks play in ceremonies and on special occasions in various African cultures. Grade Range K-5 What Makes a Hero? Who do we look up to and why? What constitutes a heroic action? After completing this lesson plan, students will be able to describe what makes a hero in various contexts. Grade Range K-5 Cave Art: Discovering Prehistoric Humans through Pictures By studying paintings from the Cave of Lascaux (France) and the Blombos Cave (South Africa), students will discover that pictures can be a way of communicating beliefs and ideas and can give us clues today about what life was like long ago. Grade Range K-5 Australian Aboriginal Art and Storytelling Australian Aboriginal art is one of the oldest continuing art traditions in the world. Much of the most important knowledge of aboriginal society was conveyed through different kinds of storytelling.