Jefferson’s Gardens: A Landscape of Opportunities: Section 4- The Art of Calligraphy

Duration: Up to 1 month

Students will learn the art of beautiful handwriting used in our nation's historical documents and everyday writing in the 17th and 18th centuries. 

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Grade Level

Middle School

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Interdisciplinary Connections

This unit correlates with English/Language Arts, Science, Social Studies curricula and Humanities curricula.

Author Info

Darla Gerlach, EdD
Shaler Area Middle School
1810 Mt. Royal Boulevard
Glenshaw, PA 15101