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This is a unit introduction for any unit that has a thematic focus on the concept of "home." The first activity asks students to use critical thinking with art from the Smithsonian collection. Students will ask questions and look at commonalities. The second part of the activity asks students to look at an artist's sculptural interpretation of the idea of "home." The final piece of the activity involves students watching a video ("Fatima's Drawings") about a young girl who had to leave her home in Syria due to war and violence. Student are asked to analyze her concept of home and how it evolves.
Subject:
English Language Arts
Level:
High School
Grades:
Grade 9, Grade 10
Material Type:
Activity/Lab, Diagram/Illustration, Formative Assessment, Lesson, Lesson Plan, Module, Presentation, Student Guide
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Date Added:
08/06/2019
License:
Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial Share Alike Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial Share Alike
Language:
English
Media Format:
Text/HTML

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