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Letizia Balzi, art teacher, Fagerhaug International School, Norway

Teaching art brut aesthetics and ocean pollution

This article exhibits how students from lower elementary develop creative and critical thinking skills using art to discuss the issue of water pollution. In connection to art, students were familiarized with the concept of aesthetics and the relation between the used artistic media and theme of water pollution.

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Kathryn Rymarz 2

Let’s focus on the arts

This article is about how a PYP school in Peru reworked a unit of inquiry to put the arts in the driving seat. Students from first grade wrote and performed their own plays connected with effective communication and the IB learner profile. This year-long project led by their drama department was supported by many other […]

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