Articles about Classroom Activities

On the Process of Sound Creation: Some Models for Teaching Artistic Creation in Music Using a Soundpainting Project in a French Primary School

Based on the most recent scientific activities in the field of research-creation and creative practice, the purpose of this project is to conceive an innovative transposition of new methodological issues (research-creation; practice as research, or practice-led research) in artistic creation ...

The Child's Voice: Art, Poetry and Music from the Terezin Concentration Camp for the Music Classroom
Canadian Music Educator (2015) Vol. 56, No. 3, pp. 24-27

The use of music education and the arts to discuss interdisciplinary subjects, particularly that of the Holocaust, is explored in this article. A brief historical context is given and is followed by suggestions for exploring a several works connected to ...

Poetics, Power, Possibilities, and Playfulness: Zombies, Performance, and Making Meaning in Young People's Lives
Arts Education Policy Review (2015) Vol. 116, No. 3, pp. 137S146

This article considers drama/theater education as a form of constructivism where popular culture is both accessed and employed to engage young people and animate education. Using the familiar cultural trope of zombies, and in reference to three separate performance projects, ...