I am Creative: Model Making Prompt

This week we are exploring our creative selves. Today's prompt uses the strategy Model Making. Complete the sentence in the prompt and demonstrate your response by making something. Typically to use Model Making in classroom spaces, we invite teachers to hand out an art medium—aluminum foil, clay, Play-Doh, newspaper, pipe cleaners, construction paper—that students can … Continue reading I am Creative: Model Making Prompt

Model Making: How-To

Basic Instructions Create a prompt that guides students to think about which objects or symbols would represent a word, person, story, or process (ie: What symbol would best represent Sojourner Truth’s journey towards freedom?) Ask students to visually or orally brainstorm objects or symbols that reflect the prompt Guide students to choose the one object … Continue reading Model Making: How-To