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Especially for Educators: Lesson Planning

Memorial Art Gallery
Wednesday, March 25, 2015
4:30 PM to 7:00 PM

"The Humanities Approach to Lesson Planning." Appropriate artwork can create an authentic bridge between the themes of ELA domains and the Social Studies frameworks. Join Memorial Art Gallery educators to explore engaging works of art that will help students understand themes, cultural contexts and artists’ points of view – all linked to the NYS Common Core standards. Participants will create their own lessons from MAG-tested templates.

  • Cost: $25
  • Learning Objectives: Participants will explore art work as complex text with opportunities for close reading, multi-disciplinary connections and diverse perspectives. 
  • CC Standards for Reading: 2, 5, 6, 7, 9, 10
  • Social Studies Practices: A, C
  • Target audience: ELA, Social Studies, Art teachers 3-8 

For more information and registration, contact Kerry Donovan.