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Recycled Book Collage Art

Recycled Book Collage Art | Education for Sustainable Development | Scoop.it
Austin-based artist Lance Letscher creates these stunning collages utilizing paper scraps mined from local dumpsters in his neighborhood.
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Kids Learn Sustainability through the Arts

Kids Learn Sustainability through the Arts | Education for Sustainable Development | Scoop.it
Viva La Verde! (Long Live Green!) is a week-long program that focuses on teaching kids about sustainability through visual arts.
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Tamyka Mills's curator insight, June 6, 2014 7:21 AM

You can visit the full article here: http://blogs.kqed.org/ourxperience/2011/07/27/kids-learn-sustainability-through-the-arts/ 

 

'Viva La Verde' is a program based around teaching children about sustainability through the means of art. this program would be great for adaption and implementation in to the classroom to help children understand sustainability and environmental issues such as overpopulation and contributions to global warming from factories and refineries. Students us recycled items from around the home for the artwork and learn about the importance of recycling. this is a great resource to use as it teachers students about sustainability in a fun, enjoyable hands on approach where students are actively engaged in the learning process. 

 

This article/report aligns with the Australian Curriculum: Sustainability  as students demonstrate actions for a sustainable future where students explore and understand the environment (ACARA, 2014).

http://www.australiancurriculum.edu.au/CrossCurriculumPriorities/Sustainability

 

 

 The article also aligns with the Australian Curriculum: Technologies strand where students investigate characteristics and properties of a range of materials  and evaluate the impact of their use(ACTDEK023) (ACARA, 2014).

http://www.australiancurriculum.edu.au/technologies/design-and-technologies/Curriculum/F-10?y=F-2&y=3-4&y=5-6&y=7-8&y=9-10&s=DEPPS&s=DEKU&p=3&layout=1 

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Artist/Naturalist Nils Udo

Artist/Naturalist Nils Udo | Education for Sustainable Development | Scoop.it
MorningEarth celebrates the natural and majestic beauty that surrounds us every day.
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Elizabeth Gilbert: A new way to think about creativity

http://www.ted.com "Eat, Pray, Love" Author Elizabeth Gilbert muses on the impossible things we expect from artists and geniuses -- and shares the radical id...
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