Why Arts Integration? What does it look like?

 

Music
Music

Grouping w/Musical Chairs OFFERS FREEDOM TO MAKE CHOICES …FOSTERS CONSTRUCTIVE SOCIAL ENGAGEMENT!

Visual Arts
Visual Arts

Picture Mapping to identify research topics (Mandy Martin, Atlanta, GA) PROVIDES FOR DIFFERENTIATED LEARNING!

Storytelling
Storytelling

Reflecting on a course by telling a story to Dorothy (Wizard of Oz). (Lincoln Jones, St. George, UT) PROVIDES ENTRY TO CRITICAL THINKING AND REFLECTION!

Creative Movement
Creative Movement

Exploring Ways to dance out geometric and fraction concepts. PROVIDES OPPORTUNITIES FOR COLLABORATION AND PROBLEM SOLVING!

Drama
Drama

Acting out ways in which the arts impact classrooms. OFFERS A VEHICLE FOR EXPERIENTIAL LEARNING AND DECISION MAKING!

Poetry
Poetry

Using nouns, adjectives, verbs, and feelings vocabulary to define personal perceptions of dance. (Sherri Behunin, St. George, UT) SEAMLESSLY ALIGNS WITH CORE CONTENT!