I have thought the poster that reads "We all laugh in the same language" is
touching. Maybe that could be a jumping poiint for your assignment?
OR the adage "Life isn't fair" turned into: "Let's make life fair" idea with
examples of each.
Just a thought.
Clare in Santa CLara CA.
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>Subject: [teacherartexchange] All School First Day Opening Activity
>Date: Thu, 26 Jul 2007 14:02:19 -0500
>Our theme this year at school is "fairness," and our head would like to do
>an art project with the individual advising/homeroom groups on the first
>day back or an opening activity. I was thinking they could create some type
>of banner to hang in, or just outside of their classrooms.
>Does anyone have any good suggestions for creating banners or some other
>type of collaborative project that could be done with groups of about 15
>students at a time? These are 5th-8th graders, and they are giving us
>about 45 minutes. I was thinking that if they didn't finish completely,
>they could finish up at another time, but I know the teachers are looking
>for great results in very little time.
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