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Blast to Asia’s Past

We recently finished our independent research unit on Asia.  Students could choose any person or topic to seek out different perspectives on.  After writing a research paper, students were invited to create a work of ART that represented the different perspectives highlighted in their research.  Here’s a taste of what they made:

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Mother Teresa

Mother Teresa

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Nam June Paik

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The Dhole

Akira Kurosawa

Akira Kurosawa

Hayao Miyazaki

Hayao Miyazaki

Meena Keshwar

Meena Keshwar

Tokugawa Ieyasu

Tokugawa Ieyasu

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Benazir Bhutto


2 comments on “Blast to Asia’s Past

  1. Sally
    May 3, 2013

    Wow, what great artists! They must have a good art department at the school.

  2. Stephanie Wintjes
    May 29, 2013

    These were brilliant pieces! Excellent teaching!

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