here is a lesson combining quotes from Dr. King with magazine and paper
collage inspired by Romare Bearden (whose career really conicided with the
Civil Rights movement much more than with the Harlem Renaissance, as I've
sometimes seen presented). Judy has posted it on IAD:
ps if anyone is interested, I have a new Artsonia page which now has about
10 middle school projects on it, many probably adaptable to other levels:
Happy New Year everyone!!
-Lydia in Toledo
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From: "donna jonte" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
To: "TeacherArtExchange Discussion Group"
Sent: Friday, December 28, 2007 1:52 PM
Subject: [teacherartexchange] Martin Luther King, Jr.-inspired projects
> I am looking for one- or two-lesson projects for K-6 inspired by the
> words and life of Martin Luther King, Jr. Our school has been asked to
> participate in a city-wide celebration of MLK; our art work will be on
> display. I am thinking of Flying to Freedom paper-quilt squares for
> grades 3 and 4, but would like to encourage a variety of responses to
> MLK, Jr.'s powerful words. Thanks for any help you can give me!
> Donna in MD
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