Teacher’s young and old will appreciate this new approach to project based arts in an interactive digital environment.An introduction to a switched on, connected dynamic creative arts text, filled with strategies and insights matched by worksheetsMoreTeacher’s young and old will appreciate this new approach to project based arts in an interactive digital environment.An introduction to a switched on, connected dynamic creative arts text, filled with strategies and insights matched by worksheets and lesson ideas.
Resources serve to establish a way of working that can be developed over time.Global Citizens Art interacts with a regularly updated portal through which artists gain insight, empathy, and compassion via a cooperative, creative approach.A simple, enjoyable way to incorporate the five strands of the Creative Arts- Visual Literacy, Dance, Drama, Music facilitated by Creative Media in a cross-curricula manner.Blogging, Twitting, Comic Creation and Social Media lubricate an action packed repertoire built around Gesture Drawing, Flash Fiction, Scripting and Haiku all designed to provide ways for young artists visual expression as they walk in the shoes of another.Students explore the work of Yoko Ono, Morris Gleitzman, Di Morrissey and others as they ask the crucial question - What are the Creative Arts all about?Combined the Creative Arts text and the regularly updated portal* suggests ways to work in the class room* provides teachers with a starting point for creative experimentation* lead the educator to a wealth of online resources such as Pixton.com* explains in straightforward terms how to use these resources, with practical guides and reviews* navigates an approach to working with the five strands of the arts through creative media in a field of creative, exploration and experimentationGlobal Citizens Art is a creative response to a developing understanding of the way the educational world is changing in response to Rapid eLearning.The curriculum has been setup to provide coaching for teachers who may feel a little overwhelmed by creative arts technology, but who also know that the world is heading in this direction.
It taps into an exciting online creative arts world, and yet manages to keep the introduction to ways of working, techniques and methodologies extremely simple. The process has been rendered enjoyable, instead of confusing and overwhelming.Remember while reading Global Citizens Art* the innovative system emerged through a process of Rapid eLearning* support will always be available for teachers and students who use this book* there is no need to be overwhelmedGlobal Citizens Art provides a remarkably, simple format for preliminary design exercises that gently lead the teachers and the students towards syntegrated curriculum.
Teachers and students are invited to immerse as learning partners. There is no need to try to learn everything at the same time. The portal supports the text by providing a scaffolded, practical, hands on space for community interaction with back up support. https://globalcitizensart.wordpress.com/Soon a bundle of practical workbooks will be released. With other authors, I will tease out the themes and techniques outlined in this text, and present them in small manageable chunks. Stepping through each workbook will guide the teacher towards a holistic view of this global way of working.
As the vault of activities multiply, they will serve as dynamic background information for this innovative learning curve.