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Re: [teacherartexchange] criticism with 8th graders


From: Christine Besack (mrsbeeswax_at_TeacherArtExchange)
Date: Thu Oct 27 2005 - 04:11:40 PDT

Cathy, These sites might help.
How to read a painting.

Looking at Art (sample questions by Craig Roland, on Incredible Art

Art Criticism Worksheet (Middle School) KET Visual Arts Toolkit

Gr 7/8 Art Criticism Essay (Ontario School)

Posts on website on Art Criticism questions

Hope this helps,
Christine Besack :)

----- Original Message -----
From: "Catherine Gersich" <>
To: "TeacherArtExchange Discussion Group"
Sent: Wednesday, October 26, 2005 10:20 PM
Subject: [teacherartexchange] criticism with 8th graders

> Does anyone have a good way to teach 8th graders how to use the four
> of criticism (describe, analyze, interpret and judge)? I'm working on a
> handout and would like them to use the process for assessing their own and
> others assemblages that we just finished. Any tips on teaching the
> Thanks,
> Cathy
> PS If anyone wants to share the hand-out they have created it would be
> helpful!!!
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