Performing Arts Focus:
Visual Arts, Music, Dance
Curriculum Connections:
Language Arts/ Literacy, Math, Social Studies
21st Century Skills Addressed:
Communication, Collaboration, Creativity, Critical Thinking/Problem Solving

Integration activities using visual art as a teaching strategy and catalyst for creativity. Through an exploration of artworks, creative movement and rhythm building techniques, participants exercise imagination, collaboration and creative problem solving to express their impressions of two-dimensional art forms embodied and connected to each other.

Learning Goals:

  • Demonstrate how culture influences the field of visual arts.
  • Utilize an arts strategy that will allow students to examine the arts in historical, cultural, and community contexts
  • Strengthen students’ creative, critical thinking, collaboration, and problem-solving skills through creative practice
  • Practice noticing deeply and embodying works of art