I just came across an interesting article for kids. Do you know when an Impressionist movement started? Now, you can find out precisely when: a Texas physicist has figured out down to the the exact minute when the Impressionism art movement was born. By his calculations, it began Nov. 13, 1872, right around 7:35 a.m. local time!
Read the article here and share it with the kids. It’s a fun way to connect the common core and art once again!
Fore more art projects about Impressionists and Claude Monet, look up the May issue of arTree (5/2014).