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Curriculum Resources for the Alaskan Environment

Subject Areas: science, art

Timeline: semester

Grade Levels: 9-12

Purpose: to give students a working knowledge of the photographic process using inexpensive materials that are readily available

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J. and V. Lewis and J. Boyle
Developmental
Photography

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Square bullet Activities

  • Introduce photography with:

    sungrams

    photograms

    pinhole camera construction (wide-angle, telephoto, fisheye, etc.)

    film development

    contact prints.

  • Use the images as subjects for composition, discussion, or design.
  • Encourage students to use the process to communicate.
  • Research other project ideas through photographic supply companies.

Square bullet Resources

  • Kodak publications 
  • Popular Photography series on teaching photography to kids 
  • Modern Photography
  • Peterson's Photographic
  • Time-Life series of books on photography

Variations

  • Market the prints.
  • Hold photographic contests/shows.
  • Publish in school yearbooks, newspapers, or magazines.
  • Use photo-silk screen process (serigraphy).
  • Make bulletin boards depicting process.
  • Use prints for illustrating stories/legends.
  • Use prints in photographic slide shows.

  

Artist in Residence Program

Community Mural Project

Elder Posters and Interviews

Literature from Life History and Village Lore

Bilingual Exercise

Illustrated History of Eskimo Games

Freeze-Up Essays

Literacy Bank

Elementary Reader

Grant and Proposal Writing

Student A/V Presentation

"Focus on Your Village," a short videotaped news program

Developmental Photography

Film and Video Scripting

Animation

Producing a Play

Ceramics-Chess Class

Block Print Sales

Weavers Guild

 

 

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