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How to Make a Maker Class

How to Make a Maker Class | The Arts and Learning | Scoop.it
Would you like to learn how to MAKE a Maker Class at your school? I have been a middle school Art teacher for seven years and I want to share with you how I got my Project Make class up and running...
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A Maker class teaches kids how to analyse the purpose of an object to be made. Evaluate it's success along the way and most important of all create something new. Higher order thinking at its best!

 

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The Global Search for Education: More Arts Please

The Global Search for Education:  More Arts Please | The Arts and Learning | Scoop.it
Sir Ken Robinson, PhD, is one of the internationally recognized leaders in the development of education creativity and innovation. Here he explains what an arts curriculum should look.
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Grand Slam: Performance Poetry Engages Students

Global Writes, a Bronx-based nonprofit, helps students reach new heights in literacy and life through live poetry competitions. Read more about this great sc...
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Sir Ken Robinson on the Power of the Imaginative Mind (Part One)

Sir Ken Robinson on the Power of the Imaginative Mind (Part One) | The Arts and Learning | Scoop.it
The internationally renowned innovation consultant calls for transformation, not just reformation, of public education.
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50 Ways To Integrate Art Into Any Lesson

50 Ways To Integrate Art Into Any Lesson | The Arts and Learning | Scoop.it

Albert Einstein wrote:  The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and all science. So the unknown, the mysterious, is where art and science meet.

 

Keeping his words in mind, educators everywhere are beginning to work art into education. Because we live in the 21st century, we have all the tools right at our fingertips, quite literally. The Internet hosts site after site devoted to integrating art into education.

 

Right here, you’ll find some of the best websites and some interesting ideas that are easily altered to fit various lessons. Explore 50 ways to add artistic elements to the simplest and most complex lessons.



Cited From: http://newsroom.opencolleges.edu.au/features/50-ways-to-integrate-art-into-any-lesson/#ixzz2PLSreQyH


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Carmenne K. Thapliyal's curator insight, April 4, 2013 9:23 AM

An interesting read

Rosemary Tyrrell's curator insight, April 6, 2013 4:40 PM

Primarily K-12, but some useful tips for higher ed as well. 

ohdesiderata's curator insight, April 12, 2013 8:21 AM

An incredibly valuable resource that authentically incorporates the arts across almost all the KLAs.