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

Through an exploration of art materials and creative song building techniques, participants exercise imagination and depict their experiences in two-dimensional art forms and simple music phrases. The activities presented in this workshop can be used to build both visual arts and music vocabulary.

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