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Lesson Plans

Re: Beauty

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R. Moore (ronmoore)
Fri, 30 Oct 1998 12:59:01 -0800 (PST)

I think Ellen Hall's classroom project on beauty is very appealing. It's
great to get kids thinking about factors contribute to a thing's beauty;
and the responses she got are quite revealing. It might be worthwhile
following up by asking the kids whether they can identify any things that
have the beauty-making characteristics named, yet aren't beautiful, as
well as things that have the non-bauty making characteristics named, yet
ARE beautiful. This would focus attention on the difficulties of
identifying CRITERIA for beauty.
Ron Moore