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  • Shades of Diversity

    • Art Form(s)
      Visual Arts
    • Curriculum
      Character Education
    This multimedia project uses traditional collage techniques as an awareness and self-discovery tool of individual roots and classroom diversity and ...
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  • Experiencing and Recreating the Enduring Pottery and Poetry of Dave Drake

    • Art Form(s)
      Visual Arts
    • Curriculum
      English Language Arts, Social Studies
    Explore the life, ceramic art and poetry of 19th century slave, Dave Drake. Students learn about Drake’s experience working in a pottery factory, turning ...
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  • Escape! An Underground Railroad Experience

    • Art Form(s)
      Theater Arts
    • Curriculum
      English Language Arts, Social Studies, Character Education
    Students take on different 19th century personas as they come to understand and empathize with the men and women who fought so hard and risked so much to ...
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  • Don’t Be A Bully – No Seas Un Matón

    • Art Form(s)
      Theater Arts
    • Curriculum
      English Language Arts, Social Studies
    Do your students forget to be nice to each other? In this Central American tale, a mean turtle learns the value of friendship. Students participate in ...
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  • Last Fugitive Slave: Ohio

    • Art Form(s)
      Theater Arts
    • Curriculum
      English Language Arts, Social Studies
    Learn about the experiences of African-Americans under the institution of slavery in this re-enactment of the true story of Lucy Bagby, a runaway slave ...
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  • Masks!

    • Art Form(s)
      Visual Arts
    • Curriculum
      Social Studies, Math
    All cultures have a history of mask making. In this workshop students learn to make masks using a variety of materials and techniques. Wendy teaches the ...
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  • The Harlem Renaissance

    • Art Form(s)
      Dance
    • Curriculum
      Social Studies
    Explore the music and poetry of the Harlem Renaissance. Understand the historical context of this pivotal time in the African American experience. Read ...
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  • Discover West African Rhythm Through Drumming and Dance

    • Art Form(s)
      Music, Dance
    • Curriculum
      Social Studies
    Led by native West African Sogbety Diomande, students learn the three basic sounds of the African djembe drum. They also learn basic techniques of hand ...
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  • Dancing through the Curriculum

    • Art Form(s)
      Dance
    • Curriculum
      Social Studies
    Take a journey inspired by the dances and music of a country or time period being studied in the classroom. After reviewing basic information about the ...
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  • Ceramic Quilt

    • Art Form(s)
      Visual Arts
    • Curriculum
      Character Education
    Design a ceramic quilt using mixed media techniques as a tool to discover individual roots, appreciate classroom diversity and richness. The theme of the ...
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  • Caribbean Carnival

    • Art Form(s)
      Visual Arts
    • Curriculum
      Social Studies, Science
    Take a trip to the warm tropics through geography, science, art and music and be inspired by this beautiful “Carnival” world of color. Wendy illustrates ...
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