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Art Critiques Made Easy

• <b>Outline the game plan before the game begins.</b> Begin by establishing the criteria for your art critique so students know exactly what to expect. …

Portfolios: Assessments Across the Arts

Overview<p>Portfolios have long been a staple of visual arts assessment, but they also can be a valuable assessment tool in all the arts. Grant Wiggins …

Poetry and Art

Connecting Poetry & Art<p>For centuries, art has inspired poets and poetry has inspired artists. Discover a myriad of lessons, ideas, and multimedia …

Learning Through the Arts

<b>The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and science."</b> <b>~Albert Einstein</b><p>Why are activities with …

Utilizing Visual Images for Creating and Conveying Setting in Written Text

OVERVIEW<p>Setting is an essential element of literature for both readers and writers. The aim of this lesson is to help young writers effectively …

Increasing Comprehension by Activating Prior Knowledge. ERIC Digest.

<b>ERIC Identifier</b>: ED328885<b><br>Publication Date</b>: 1991-03-00 <b><br>Author</b>: Christen, William L. - Murphy, Thomas J. <b><br>Source</b>: ERIC Clearinghouse on Reading and …

Interactive Word Wall – Language Arts: Writing – Lesson Plan

By T2T Contributor, Sally Olson<p>A word wall is a systematically organized collection of words displayed in large letters on a wall or other large …

Teaching

Literacy-Rich Environments

Introduction<p>Reading is a fundamental skill that defines the academic successor failure of students. As noted by Barbara Foorman from the University …