GASP Model Integrated Arts Project – Literary and Visual Arts

 

Model Project: Where The Wild Things Are—Bringing Together Literary and Visual Arts Through Poetry Writing, Printmaking and Bookmaking!

GASP Artist: Cathleen Micheaels | cm@mcn.org

Introduction
This GASP Model Integrated Arts Project presented by arts educator and GASP Professional Development Program Consultant Cathleen Micheaels at the Arts Council’s 3rd Annual Open Eyes, Hearts and Minds—The Transformative Power of Learning Through the Arts institute provides resources for integrating the literary and visual arts through poetry writing, printmaking and bookmaking which draw on the spirit and tradition of the great Chilean poet Pablo Neruda’s odes, utilize age-appropriate writing templates and brainstorming techniques to build and strengthen language skills and introduce simple tools and materials that allow students to explore the basic elements of art. For an overview of the project, access the GASP Model Integrated Arts Project PDF. For the referenced handouts, access the Supporting Handouts PDFs. To view or print out the PowerPoint presentation, access the Introductory PowerPoint Presentation PDFs.

GASP Model Integrated Arts Project
Where The Wild Things Are—Bringing Together Literary and Visual Arts Through Poetry Writing, Printmaking and Bookmaking!

Supporting Handouts
Project Step-By-Step Process Photographs
Making Learning Visible-Arena 2013-2014

Poetry Writing
An Introduction To Reading And Writing Poems
Poems In Praise Of Ordinary Things—Ode And Tribute Poems
Guest Poet Reading And Class Audience Listening Guidelines Handout
Animal Tribute Pre-Writing Brainstorm Template Handout
Examples Of Collective Noun Starters Handout
Animal Tribute Poem Template With Transcribing Numbers Handout
Poem Page Template Handout
Animal Ode Template With Transcribing Numbers Handout
Final Reflection Inquiries Handout

Miniature Printmaking
Animal Mini-Print Template Handout

Bookmaking
Variations On Accordion And Dos Á Dos Book Structures

Introductory PowerPoint Presentation
Creating Powerful Arts Partnerships—Cathleen Micheaels (Printable Handout)

Creating Powerful Arts Partnerships—Cathleen Micheaels (Viewable Presentation)

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