In Groups of three, you will create a visual, digital media presentation about your chosen country:
1) Research: Present on aspects such as history, cultural practices, religion, migration, politics, economics, geography, agriculture...
2) Explore a social issue that resonates with your group members.
3) Analyze & Synthesize: Draw connections between a historical artist and a contemporary artist from that country that relates to the social issue topic.
Upcoming... eventually you will individually create a ceramics piece about your country!
Job One: Historical Researcher- Compile historical information about your country's cultural practices, traditions, wars, religion, migration patterns, language, cuisine, fashion...
Job Two: Artist Researcher- Search for both a famous historical and contemporary artist from your country.
Job Three: Social Issue Researcher- Identify a historical or contemporary social issue of your country.
We will be using digital tools like MarQueed for information collection, organization, analysis, and synthesis of ideas and Museum Box for presenting your learning. If you discover another digital tool you would like to use, let me know and we can consider incorporating it into our research process or presentations.
Resources for Presentation
MarQueed for information collection, organization, analysis, synthesis. https://www.marqueed.com/
Museum Box for presentation of learning. http://museumbox.e2bn.org/
Job One: Historical Research
Compile historical information about your country's cultural practices, traditions, wars, religion, migration patterns, language, cuisine, fashion...
Interactive World History Atlas.
Interactive museum website that organizes art history visually by timelines on world maps.
Job Two: Research Artists
Search for both a famous historical and contemporary artist from your country.
Online videos about international contemporary artists’ studio processes.
Job Three: Research Social Issues
Identify a historical or contemporary social issue of your country.
Website about global contemporary culture. Pick a cultural aspect to research in pop culture.
Website for global current events.
http://artnaz.com/beautiful-festivals/ Website of global festivals.