Everyone is important.
In this lesson students illustrate a self-portrait and reflect on the elements of self that make up their identity.
Then, employing Social Emotional Learning principles, students work with their classmates to find common ground and create a collaborative artwork that celebrates their similarities and differences.
- Students engage in the process of Social Emotional Learning to recognize and understand their own feelings and strengths.
- Students will take the perspective of others, and appreciate and interact positively with diverse groups.
- Students will understand the flexibility of layers in digital art, and use digital technologies to practice artistic collaboration.
All you need is an iPad and the following apps:
Trace a self-portrait
Reflect on your identity
Create a poster that represents you
Find common ground