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Grade 4
Unit 2: Connections
Pieter Brueghel the Elder
Pieter Bruegel the Elder: Children's Games

Study another painting by Breugel. Notice the details. What games do you see?
  • Use the scroll bars at the bottom and sides of your screen to move around to see all parts of the painting.

  • Look at the games the children are playing. Can you name them or describe them? Which of those games or activities do children do today?

  • What are some differences between children shown in the painting and children today? What are similarities and differences in the games children play?

  • What adjectives best describe this painting?