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Lesson Plans

Re: African art for K

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lindacharlie (lindacharlie)
Mon, 01 Feb 1999 22:58:35 -0500

OK Tracey and others. What's Ndebele mural art and how do you pronounce
Ndebele? Is that the culture where the women paint the exterior walls of
their dwellings with beautiful earth colors???
Linda in Michigan

The Colliers wrote:
> Dear Stephanie and Amanda,
> How about doing Ndebele mural art with the littlies? It is very bright
> and colourful.
> Regards
> Tracey Collier
> Stephanie Ignazio wrote:
> >
> > Amanda, You could do an adinkra cloth with your young ones. Each student
> > would get a square to design with the pattern of their choice. Play African
> > music in the background and when they are done they can work as a group to
> > put it all together. You could also do the activity with printmaking as
> > well. It would incorporate art history which the little ones love to hear
> > about. Stephanie