Expressing ourselves

Collected resources for K2

How we express ourselves

People express themselves in different ways

· Different ways of expressing ourselves (Perspective)

· How creative experiences make us feel (Reflective)

· How art communicates internationally (Connection)


Concepts: Perspective, Reflection and Connection



Related Concept: Opinion and Interpretation

*Learner Profiles: Reflective Communicator, Balanced (Open Minded)

* Attitudes: Appreciation, Creativity, Tolerance


We Ask....

1. What is art?

2. How do we express ourselves?

3. How do we feel when we look at the arts?

4. What makes an interesting piece of art?

5. What does art look like throughout the world?

6. Does art always look the same?

7. How does art communicate?

FAVORITE WEBPAGES

HERE ARE SOME USEFUL SITES

How we express ourselves through stories:
https://www.smore.com/juxx-stories

Aboriginal Tales
http://www.abc.net.au/dustechoes/dustEchoesFlash.htm

Jeeva The Story Teller
http://www.jeevaraghunath.com/about/

Margret Read MacDonalds
http://www.margaretreadmacdonald.com/

Kamishibai for Kids from Japan
http://www.kamishibai.com/

Roger Jenkins
http://www.rogerjenkins.com.sg/bedtimehongkong.html

Myths African fables
http://www.gateway-africa.com/stories/

How we express ourselves through Art:

Artsancam (videos)
http://www.artisancam.org.uk/


How we express ourselves through Cultural ( Music and Dance):
http://www.only2clicks.com/home.php?cat=692138






ACTIVITY FOR STUDENTS:

Here are some useful sites:

Lesson/Book Link:


VIDEOS THAT COULD BE USEFUL:

Extended Learning:

Penguin Storytime: Listen to the Wind

Videos to watch at home:

Collected by Anika Saxena