Dear Mums and Dads,
Take a look at what we have been up to in our last unit of inquiry under the transdisciplinary theme, How We Express Ourselves. We are working towards developing our knowledge and skills in an art form so that we can better express ourselves and engage others.
Tuning into our new unit
Thinking about what we would like to do in this unit.
What might be our learning goals in this unit?
What art forms would we like to explore?
How would we like to learn in this unit?
Learning about photography with Mr. Larson
Hula dance performance by US teacher, Ms. Sauer
Presentation by Joe Brown, freelance artist and brother of G1 teacher, Mr. Brown
Live sketching …Hold the pose, Alexis!
New process journals for this unit
Name Art for our cover pages
Exploring how to draw a mandala
Figurative language puzzle
Looking for figurative language in poetry
Creating an insightful and meaningful poem using words or phrases from an original prose as well as creating a piece of artwork with meaning around a central theme