Chapter 12: Humanities Instruction
Humanities Means different things to different people.
Overall Concept: To include a variety of subjects and to incorporate those subjects to fit together. Relate to the human environment Diverse Heritage Traditions, and Human Realtions.
In our lesson we had our students incorporate art, history, literature, and technology together to create a final project. The students would learn about modern art, then research a artist of their choice, record information on that artist, and then be taught how to use Microsoft Publisher to create a magazine cover about their choosen artist.
Choice - Allowing them to choose their own artist. Create their own design for magazine.
Challenge - Discovering which artist relates to them. Designing a magazine cover.
Control - Doing their own research. Controlling the design of their own project
Constructing Meaning - Develop a better understanding of Modern Artist