SchoolArts Magazine

February 2016

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SCHOOLARTSMAGAZINE.COM 19 away sections of the image. When the figures were glued on, students used colored pencils to finish the works, adding shading to create different val - ues of color. Reflection This project provided students an opportunity to learn about great art and artists. It also fueled the fire of imagination in many students who thought they were incapable of cre- ativity. Conversations were sparked with their peers about Surrealism, its artists, and the project itself. Students used problem solving and critical thinking to produce unique works of art that they were proud to call their own. Sherry Milbrath is an art teacher at Biloxi Junior High School in Biloxi, Mississippi. Sherry. Milbrath@ biloxischools.net N A T I O N A L S T A N D A R D Creating: Conceiving and developing new artistic ideas and work. W E B L I N K www.theartstory.org/movement- surrealism.htm Edward Goin Decorius Murray

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