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Title of Product:

The Bastille of Prisoners of War as an example of the XV century art in Poland- the Natural Scenery Revival

Country: Poland
Century: 1400 - The 15th Century
Topic: The Bastille of Prisoners of War as an example of the XV century art in Poland
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Name of Author(s): Tadeusz Chrzanowski
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Language/s of Product: Polish
Website of the product:
Target Group: General audience
Overall Evaluation: excellent
Availability of community:
Objectives & Structure:
Aspects to consider:
- The shapes’ constitution in architecture
- Associating the inspiring ornaments and shapes of the epoch- the bastille being the example
- The bastilles’ constructions- trends of the epoch and evolutions
- Possibility of constructing a follow up thematic architecture and its adaptation towards reality

Description of contents:
The bastille was made in the beginning of the century. Its name comes from the competing its helmet the 6 sides cones in the white colour covered. The bastille is based on the square shape, which converts to the cylinder shape at the height of about 30 metres. The entrance towards the bastille followed from the defence walls at the level of the second floor. The inside was divided into 6 levels, connected by the ladders. At the bottom it is situated the dungeon, in the cylindrical part it is possible to see some shooting holes. The ornamental teeth completing the bastille were set off during proceeding subsequent renovations.

Evaluation and Comments:
Overall Evaluation: excellent
Clarity of structure, logical sequence of contents: excellent
Usability / easiness of navigation: excellent
The website is interesting / stimulating: excellent
Educational and learning value: excellent
Quality and relevancy of content: excellent
Compatibility of the content with the target group: excellent
Suitability and quality of graphic interface: excellent
Degree and quality of interaction: excellent
Exploitation of the electronic potential: excellent
Availability and quality of simulation exercises: excellent
Quality of the evaluation tools: excellent
Possibility of printing/saving material or tests: excellent
Description of how the website can be used with the students::
- The website initiates the students’ precise observations
- The material should be composed of “natural scenery’s revival “ in the students’ minds
Evaluation Date: 01.09.2008.
Name of teacher: Gabriela Kurowska
Name of School: The National Gallery of Art
Country: Poland
Subjects Taught: Fine Arts

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