I do daily quotes too (M-TH). But they're more general in nature.
Tends to make the students think and at the end of the week (Friday) I'll
have them choose the quote that most relates to their own life and write a
paragraph explaining why. I've had some wonderful responses...very deep
thinking on their part. By the way, do you have a source for the artists
quotes you mentioned?
----- Original Message -----
From: "Randy Menninghaus" <email@example.com>
To: "TeacherArtExchange Discussion Group"
Sent: Friday, August 12, 2005 4:02 AM
Subject: [teacherartexchange] on thanking and archives scrubbing
> I believe if it was an easy thing to do, getty would have removed the
> files. I suspect it is not.
> I am okay with not being thanked for ideas offered on the list.
> I hope we can all agree to disagree on this one, as list is diverse. That
> is what makes us such a neat group of people.
> Maine usually starts its public schools the last week of August so I have
> until the 29th. But I have al ready felt the tug of school all week. I
> Ragan's Arttalk third edition(red cover) and have created over time
> information guides for each chapter. Anyone interested in using them email
> me. They are designed to encourage the ACTUAL reading of the content, and
> also be re useable for midyears and final questions.
> Oh and a separate idea I am using for third year students. I printed out
> quotes by artists. On day two of this year I am greeting them at the door
> with the quote and they are going online(outside of class) and finding an
> art example by the artist and printing it, attaching it to the quote and
> hanging them on their bulletin board. We will be using the net allot in
> this class so I thought it would be an icebreaker.
> Randy in Maine
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