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This two-day lesson on costume design is focused on super heroes and their unusual costumes. It gives your students an opportunity be costume designers and learn all about the profession. Suitable for students in grades 4 to 8, the product is broken down for two class periods, although it could be used for a one day exploration of the subject. Students in art classes, drama, and gifted students love this lesson.
Students learn about:
• The History of Costume Design
• The Rationale for Teaching Costume Design
• The Rationale for Teaching About Super Heroes
• Costume Notes for Students
• Procedure, including Teacher Questions
• Materials List
• Source & Video link list including Super Hero movie clips
• A Warm-up—engaging and creative
• Qualities of a Super Hero--flyer
• Two Assignments--one drawing and one creative writing
• Student Writing Examples
This is a guaranteed winner from an award winning veteran drama teacher. Enjoy!
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