The following instructional strategies reference page numbers, specific paintings, and content from the Icon of Loss catalogue.
- Lesson One: Images that Confront Us: Primary Source Analysis (whole-class and small-group discussion; individual summary, analysis and writing)
- Lesson Two: Paintings and Poetry – Building Visual and Text-based Literacy Skills (paired and small-group discussion and categorization; individual summary and analysis)
Schaffer, Connie; Bell, Julie; and Gangwish, Kim, "Icon of Loss: Recent Paintings by Samuel Bak Lessons for Middle & High School Students" (2020). Teacher Education Faculty Publications. 120.