The Power of Mistakes: Creating a Classroom Environment

Students and adults are afraid to make mistakes. This is a shame because some of the best discoveries and inventions come from failures! Mistakes lead to creativity, original thought, and ideas. In order to promote […] The post The Power of Mistakes: Creating a Classroom Environment appeared first on EducationCloset….

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Creating Classroom Arts Centers: Media Arts

In any arts integrated classroom, implementing arts integration strategies, aligning content standards organically with standards in the fine arts, and crafting quality arts integrated lessons is key. However, there is room to allow for open-ended, […] The post Creating Classroom Arts Centers: Media Arts appeared first on EducationCloset. View full…

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Creating Classroom Arts Centers: Dance

In any arts integrated classroom, implementing arts integration strategies, aligning content standards organically with standards in the fine arts, and crafting quality arts integrated lessons is key. However, there is room to allow for open-ended, […] The post Creating Classroom Arts Centers: Dance appeared first on EducationCloset. View full post…

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Creating Classroom Arts Centers: Visual Art

In any arts integrated classroom, implementing arts integration strategies, aligning content standards organically with standards in the fine arts, and crafting quality arts integrated lessons is key. However, there is room to allow for open-ended, […] The post Creating Classroom Arts Centers: Visual Art appeared first on EducationCloset. View full…

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Creating Classroom Arts Centers: Drama

In any arts integrated classroom, implementing arts integration strategies, aligning content standards organically with standards in the fine arts, and crafting quality arts integrated lessons is key. However, there is room to allow for open-ended, […] The post Creating Classroom Arts Centers: Drama appeared first on EducationCloset. View full post…

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The Teacher Locker: Creating the Perfect Combination

Welcome to the Teacher Locker Series where we will be unlocking the secrets and revealing the perfect combination of resources to have a effective and successful start to the new school year. During this 7-week […] The post The Teacher Locker: Creating the Perfect Combination appeared first on EducationCloset. View…

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Creating Classroom Arts Centers: Music

In any arts integrated classroom, implementing arts integration strategies, aligning content standards organically with standards in the fine arts, and crafting quality arts integrated lessons is key. However, there is room to allow for open-ended, […] The post Creating Classroom Arts Centers: Music appeared first on EducationCloset. View full post…

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Tips for Creating Arts Integrated Assessments

One of the biggest pain points for teachers new to arts integration and STEAM is the idea that both content areas being taught, the classroom content and the arts content, are assessed equitably. We often […] The post Tips for Creating Arts Integrated Assessments appeared first on EducationCloset. View full…

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Mastering Area and Perimeter by Creating Street Art

I love how an inspiration for an arts integration project can strike just by seeing a single picture. My school district adopted a new math curriculum last year as we transitioned to the Pennsylvania Core Standards. With it, came a unit on area and perimeter that required students to learn…

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