Arts Ed Lessons
The Art of Batik
Overview: Students explore the history of batik and its significance in representing the cultures and heritages of St. Kitts and Nevis. Students create their own batik design and create a simple batik print. Collection: Destinations.
Art & The Berlin Wall - COMING OCTOBER 2019
Overview: Students explore art through a historian's eyes, through an artist’s eyes, and through their own eyes. Then students examine various works of art considering ideas of "welcome vs. unwelcome" and "beautification vs. destruction”. Collection: Crash Test World
Capturing Coexistence Through Photojournalism
Overview: Through photography, students will examine coexistence: What is it? Where is it in the community? What strategies do humans use to live together peacefully? Collection: Crash Test World
coming Oct. 15th
Overview: Students use their five senses to describe different food samples representing some of the food found in Azerbaijan. Students create a product pamphlet using creative, descriptive vocabulary, which explains some Azeri cuisine. Collection: Destinations
The Sounds of Sega
Overview: Students explore the historical and cultural aspects of Sega music. Students make a maravanne and try playing it, as well as listen to (and dance to) selections from Sega music. Collection: Destinations
What is a refugee?
Overview: students experience the voice and perspective of a Syrian refugee through the examination of a primary source. Students create a piece of art based on that primary source. Collection: Crash Test World