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ERIC Number: EJ894261
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2010
Pages: 2
Abstractor: ERIC
Reference Count: 0
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-0036-6463
Staff Caricatures
Templeton, Kristine
SchoolArts: The Art Education Magazine for Teachers, v110 n1 p36-37 Aug-Sep 2010
This article describes how the author brings staff and students together through an art project that deals with caricatures. The author started with a lesson on caricature, and she made a PowerPoint presentation showcasing the work of Al Hirschfeld. Using photos of the staff, students created portraits and hung them in a main hallway after school. This project proved the power of art to join together a very diverse group of people. The students involved were motivated and completely on task during the process, and the staff enjoyed a good laugh at their own expense.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Grade 8; Middle Schools
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A