Writing in The Arts

 

Writing should have a place in all areas of the curriculum. Writing in The Arts can furnish teachers with valuable insight into students' thinking and understanding. Students can create review of both art pieces and musical performances. 

 

Websites on Writing in The Arts:

Teaching Writing in Art Class

http://faculty.academyart.edu/resources/Teach_Write_Art.asp

Writing and Art Activities

http://www.geocities.com/oberry1790/writingart.html

Integrating Writing into the Arts
http://www.ncacasi.org/jsi/2000v1i1/arts

Seeing Meaning:  Connecting Writing and Art
http://findarticles.com/p/articles/mi_qa3666/is_199511/ai_n8727541

Writing to Learn in the Music and Theatre Department - PDF

http://wac.colostate.edu/journal/vol9/andrews.pdf

Writing about Music

http://www.uiowa.edu/~writingc/handouts/writingmusic.htm



  
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