The Arts: Carolingian Art

Weeks 9 and 10 of school we learned about Carolingian Art using Layers of Learning, year 2 unit 6.

We copied scriptures and poems and then illustrated them like monks and scribes did.
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We made religious art.
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We looked at architecture and identified what had carolingian influence.
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We watched a video showing examples of Carolingian architecture.
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We talked about epic poems and made up one of our own.
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We learned about kennings and came up with some (for example, tiger: savannah pirhanna; whale: water beast).
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