Re: Instructional DVDs for middle school, setting up an in-classroom media station
- Two words "Creativity Express". This interactive CD-Rom is excellent for elementary and middle school. Students will learn everything from elements to art history. I purchased a copy online for only $4 use it all the time to reinforce certain lessons. Much success.
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "Ms. Thielke" <angethielke@...> wrote:
> My principal is interested in setting up our two art classroom
> computers as independent work stations where the students can watch
> short videos on not only artists but also techniques with various
> mediums that would relate to the whole class lessons. I'm looking for
> feedback on great DVDs that you have used with middle school aged
> students. I am aware of different online videos for the students to
> access but we are interested in making the computers offline for this
> work time to reduce the amount of offtask browsing. We are currently
> working on color theory and will follow with cardboard collagraphs.
> Please describe any similar work stations that you have found to be
> successful or unsuccessful. We have a very high percentage of students
> with LDs, EDs, and ADHD and would like to provide them with multiple
> ways to access the information.
> Thanks for you help!!