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Re: [teacherartexchange] Teaching idea development?


From: Rick Larson (jrlarson51_at_TeacherArtExchange)
Date: Sun Jun 28 2009 - 17:22:06 PDT

Diane, I have students generate ideas and put those in their sketchbooks.
We brainstorm and make lists, then move to thumbnails, then draw a couple of
ideas in the sketchbook . for younger kids, we discuss to generate ideas-
focusing on relevancy to their lives, in most cases.

Subject: [teacherartexchange] Teaching idea development?

> Teachers
> I need help!,
> I am in a methods class and an writing a research paper. For my paper I
> need input from other art teachers.
> I need some data.> Do you teach idea development in your class? Do you
> base assignments on
> technique, design principles and/or idea development? Has your class
> focus
> been changing? If you have been changing your focus, do you notice more
> involvement with lessons where students base assignments on their ideas
> instead design or technique alone.
> Thanks in advance for any input
> Diane
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