Download the free Who Plays Tricks? PowerPoint to begin class discussion (questions are in lesson) about things that go missing around the student's house. Students create their own Trickster by tearing and pasting colored paper.
Lesson Title: Who Plays Tricks?
Length: 5 Days
Focus: Art expresses ideas and tells a story
Concepts: Expression, Tradition, Style, Influence, Community, Reflection
Students will Understand:
The stories we share influence the art we create.
Art expresses our feelings.
A particular style in art can tell us what time or culture the art came from.
Students will Know:
How to interpret the stories being told by artwork
How to use art to tell a story