just making a list… Read More a plan, of sorts
Exploration of witches in literature and art.… Read More Witch-Lit-Love
Just putting this here to remind me to DO SOMETHING over summer break. Note: this was drafted the end of June, two days after school let out. What a weird year. But there is time, sun, and art to make. @miriam_hoffmann Reply to @sergio_gracia ♬ Spongebob – Dante9k https://www.tiktok.com/embed.js
Some quick ways to encourage students to find, create, and use #fanart to demonstrate love of literature and reading.… Read More Fan Art for All!
There are some things “they” don’t teach in “teacher school” and ya know…”they” should. Based on inspiration from @MrsHallScholars and @peachsandgrades, I thought a quick post about putting together classrooms might be helpful. No, I’m not talking “Pinterest-Ready Rooms” (mine is far from that) but just some hacks if you want to do some things… Read More Teacher Tips and Tricks
Edit: Please read this first. Her work is powerful on this topic:https://medium.com/@AliMCollins/lets-talk-about-the-stereotypes-in-the-washington-murals-93912905c93c @ArtDecider is a sharp Twitter user who built their reputation on deciding what is art or not art on tweets. And I have yet to disagree with their decision. And wouldn’t life be simple if we could just look to one Twitter user… Read More Art Decider.
i am too scatter-brained to post every #fanartfriday so im just gonna periodically drop the EPIC #childrenofbloodandbone fan art you guys create! #cbb started b/c I saw magical art of black people for the first time in my life, & now you angels give me this gift everyday 💖💖💖 pic.twitter.com/b0GfjdknUk — Tomi Adeyemi (@tomi_adeyemi) July… Read More Summer Series of Saves: Art
“39. We must learn that when our art reveals a secret of the human soul, those watching it may try to shame us for making it. (p. 70). The Artist’s Way: Morning Pages Journal, Julia Cameron.” Notice the moments. Notice the tiny moments that may seem insignificant, but are what we look for: make the… Read More Heroic measures: the loud quiet moment
In addition to short films, commercials can be another valuable asset. Many commercials live on multiple places on Bloom’s Taxonomy, and certainly any argumentative reading and writing unit worth its salt contains at least one or two commercials to support a conversation about pathos, ethos, and logos. I just found this site this morning. This… Read More Pathos, logos, and ethos take a holiday.
My three Colorado amigas, the ladies I’ve known since middle school astound me. If I could present a tableau of the three of them, and show my middle school students, all genders, what the possibilities are for them outside of the testing and the tardy slips, beyond the perceived limitations, oh what a powerful message… Read More As the girls grow…