Biography: Leonardo da Vinci


Subjects: Arts, History, Science & Health
Grade Levels: 6-8, 9-12
Source: BIO Classroom

This program chronicles the Italian painter, sculptor, architect, and engineer who epitomized the Renaissance humanist ideal.

 

60-minute runtime; 2-year copyright clearance

April 10 at 7:00am ET/PT

Biography: Leonardo da Vinci

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