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Mindful Media (Grades 3-5)

Mindful Media (Grades 3-5)

Mindful MediaFebruary-June, 2019  |  Half or full day

We explore the key concepts of media literacy; developing visual skills in interpreting specific roles mass media and popular culture plays in our lives. Our artworks spark conversations around voting, iconic images & messaging, character stereotypes in-school cliques and we question the social acceptance of cool and glamour.

In the studio: students will use printmaking techniques, drawing, and literacy to create their own, personalised urban setting, complete with the types of media overload that saturate our everyday landscape.

Curriculum connections: Fine Arts, Media Language Arts, Social Studies, History, Drama, Digital Literacy