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Winslow Homer

herring net

Winslow Homer’s “The Herring Net”

4th Grade


wiki Homer

NY Times on Homer

Winslow Homer at the Art Institute of Chicago

Artwork Resource Packet: The Herring Net

CBS Sunday Morning article

CBS Sunday Morning video (might be worth showing in class)

PBS Newshour video on Winslow Homer


Homer presentation & Homer prezi

Homer presentation (by Lori Spindler)

Rachel Neustadt’s Homer prezi (includes comments!)

Homer slideshow (by Lori Spindler)

Teacher Handout:

Winslow Homer Handout

Art Project Ideas:

Herring Net Project

Seascape Project


Notes from Previous Presentations

Please contribute your comments, helpful suggestions, websites, presentations, and/or art project ideas to the above link.  The kids and future volunteers would benefit so much.  THANKS!


Photos from Previous Presentations

Please share any pictures or videos you took during your presentation.  They can be uploaded to the above link.  Pictures can also be sent to parents through the SeeSaw app.  Please contact the teacher for more info.  THANKS!


[important] Don’t forget to submit an expense voucher to be reimbursed for any supplies you buy. [/important]