Roy Lichtenstein Lesson Plan

Instructor: Dana Dance-Schissel

Dana teaches social sciences at the college level and English and psychology at the high school level. She has master's degrees in applied, clinical and community psychology.

Who was Roy Lichtenstein and how did his establishment of pop art change the art world? This lesson plan uses a text lesson to summarize his life and work. An activity models Lichtenstein's creative process.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this lesson, students will be able to:

  • summarize the life and work of Roy Lichtenstein
  • define pop art
  • list key works by Roy Lichtenstein

Length

1.5 to 2 hours

Curriculum Standards

  • CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RST.9-10.2

Determine the central ideas or conclusions of a text; trace the text's explanation or depiction of a complex process, phenomenon, or concept; provide an accurate summary of the text.

  • CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RST.9-10.3

Follow precisely a complex multistep procedure when carrying out experiments, taking measurements, or performing technical tasks, attending to special cases or exceptions defined in the text.

  • CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RST.9-10.4

Determine the meaning of symbols, key terms, and other domain-specific words and phrases as they are used in a specific scientific or technical context relevant to grades 9-10 texts and topics.

  • CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RST.9-10.9

Compare and contrast findings presented in a text to those from other sources (including their own experiments), noting when the findings support or contradict previous explanations or accounts.

Materials

  • Several examples of the work of Roy Lichtenstein
  • Full-color paper copies of the text lesson Roy Lichtenstein: Artwork & Biography
  • A worksheet created using the quiz from the associated text lesson
  • Comic books
  • Heavyweight white paper
  • Fine-tipped markers

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