HIGHLIGHTS OF THE WEEK - Connecting Visual Arts and Dance (Links to more below)

Who's Got the Power

Lesson exploring how power is represented in art across the world.

Making Collages based on a time we felt either empowered or disempowered.

Sharing Empowerment/ Disempowerment Collages

Creating a tableau representing power based on visual cues we learned from art works.

Writing Diamante Poems moving from disempowerment to empowerment.

Diamante poem written at Prairie Visions.

Diamante Dance

From disempowerment ...
to conquering fear...
to empowerment and exhilaration!

Experiencing Arts from Diverse Cultures

Workshops with Carmen Lomas Garza

Cross-cultural Curriculum Example

Cross-cultural Curriculum Ideas generated at Prairie Visions