1. introduction to arts 26 items
    1. (70) Solli Raphael, 12, becomes youngest winner of Australian Poetry Slam - YouTube

      Audio-visual document  Highly expressive and engaging. This is a great example of what young people can think and do. Don't underestimate their capacity to extend the learning you can offer. SOM.

    2. How to Teach Art to Kids, According to Mark Rothko

      Webpage  A clear direction to understanding 'awareness'. SOM.

    3. Elizabeth Gilbert: Your elusive creative genius | TED Talk |

      Webpage  From the success of her book "Eat, Pray, Love" to critically thinking about 'creativity'. This is an excellent resource for your students.. and you... and me. Enjoy, SOM. (TED Talk)

    4. About | Project Zero

      Webpage  Project Zero, form Harvard is all about Arts in education. Comprehensive. Well worth the look. SOM.

    5. Decolonising urban spaces; the power of Indigenous street art | NITV

      Webpage  Indigenous street art - another place to create the conversations.

    6. Science of the arts: The new field of neuroaesthetics is probing the relationship between art and the brain - Washington Post

      Webpage  How we "share" the experience of movement and emotions "with" others at shows and cinema. Neural research and ART.

    7. (1) Art Periods and Art Movements | LittleArtTalks - YouTube

      Audio-visual document  A concise 'little' chat about the arts and times. Good food for thought and a great jumping off point for further research. SOM

    8. Is this 'fearless' rapper the best art teacher on the planet?

      Article  Arts integration with "life", and with "School",... this is a total commitment to why everybody "needs" art.

    9. Adjectives Adverbs & Pronouns by MindMuzic (Official Music Video) - TeacherTube

      Webpage  Really good literacy wrap. Music and English... who would have thought. ? listen, and compose.

    10. Taylor Mali: What teachers make | TED Talk |

      Webpage  The importance of "What Teachers Make"... yes you,.... Listen , and see if this is what you make... if not ...why not.

    11. Mini maestro, little girl conducting a church choir, Kyrgyzstan: Девочка руководит хором 28/2/2014

      Audio-visual document  The intensity of a child fully immersed in the moment. This is why we need musical education. (Short video)

    12. Amit Sood: Every piece of art you've ever wanted to see -- up close and searchable | TED Talk |

      Webpage  a deep and enthusiastic story of how you can understand and access art. Try ... see it.

    13. An amusement park for birds: a long term project conducted at La Villetta School, the City of Reggio Emilia, Italy - Malaguzzi, Loris, Forman, George E., Gandini, Lella, Rinaldi, Carlina c2006 (videorecording (dvd))

      Audio-visual document Required

    14. Ch. 4, Art appreciation - Dover, Harold, Victoria

      Chapter Required

    15. Children, meaning-making and the arts - Susan Wright c2012

      Book Required

    16. Children, meaning-making and the arts - Wright, Susan 2003

      Book Required

    17. Delivering Authentic Arts Education [electronic resource] - Dinham, Judith 2015

      Book Required Critically reflect on chapter 1

    18. art_theory_map.png (PNG Image, 1800 � 878 pixels) - Scaled (80%) - Rama Hoetzlein 2009

      Webpage  Art and History timeline. what happeened at the same time? Of interetst. Art/Thinking/Being

    19. How 2 Draw Animals

      Website  Step by step easy instructions to draw animals. Is geometry useful for arts? Use it and see.

    20. "The Secret of Drawing" Episode 1: "The Line of Enquiry" 2005 Refelcting on Da Vinci 11/5/2014

      Audio-visual document  Leonardo Da Vinci's medical drawings, and how they are used in modern surgery. The surgeon draws in blood, but it looks beautiful and is an instant teaching tool for his colleagues. (No it's not like the chanisaw massacre.. you can see it an be intrigued).

    21. Elements and Principles of Design | John Lovett Design

      Webpage  John Lovett's resources on art. worth a look. SOM.

    22. The Purpose Of Storyboarding 30/10/2012

      Audio-visual document  Explore the nature of story boarding... explains the 'why' of this wonderful tool. Disney used them all the time.

  2. integrated domains and subjects 27 items
    watch the video, and identify how many ways this can integrate into primary teaching/learning (domains and subjects)
    1. Emily Levine: How I made friends with reality | TED Talk

      Webpage  The wisdom of the balance between life and death as a metaphor for understanding sustainability and human conditions. (What?) OK, how not to think of yourself as the center of the universe and why that's a good thing to not think. SOM.

    2. (72) How does a Material Recovery Facility (MRF) work? - YouTube

      Audio-visual document  A great little animated video about recycling processes. This could be an example of your digital artefact assessment task. SOM.

    3. Watch This Guy Balance Rocks on Water in the Most Mesmerizing Way

      Webpage  Ephemeral art, science, mystery... and great concentration. Perfect really. SOM.

    4. (41) Rosie Revere, Engineer - YouTube

      Audio-visual document  A beautiful story for primary school Engineers. STEAM. cool, SOM.

    5. (41) Ada Twist, Scientist - Read Aloud - YouTube

      Audio-visual document  Young Scientists beware... inventions, intentions, are everywhere. SOM.

    6. (41) Iggy Peck, Architect - YouTube

      Audio-visual document  Prep-architect ... paper and glue ... phew. Primary STEAM. SOM.

    7. Helen Pearson: Lessons from the longest study on human development | TED Talk |

      Webpage  This is the "why" education is important. Watch it and understand parent - student - teacher engagement.

    8. Vanessa Ruiz: The spellbinding art of human anatomy | TED Talk |

      Webpage  Human anatomy, art, science, illustration and sculpture come together. beautiful.

    9. Gordi - Heaven I Know (Official Video) 26/6/2017

      Audio-visual document  Mathematics , dance/dram, music. listen carefully from the start. Great counting.

    10. The Fourth Industrial Revolution | Full Version (Subtitled) 13/4/2016

      Audio-visual document  New humanity. Moving from steam and fossil fuels to a new living model. Watch and think. Change is not an option, it is critical.

    11. Gordi - Heaven I Know (Official Video) 26/6/2017

      Audio-visual document  Mathematics , dance/dram, music. listen carefully from the start. Great counting.

    12. Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie: We should all be feminists | TED Talk |

      Webpage  Critical discourse through experience in Africa... what is Feminism, and why is equality essential for our futures. Watch it and question yourself , friends and family concepts.

    13. Music Education In Cuba. Integrated curriculum 19/5/2016

      Audio-visual document  Integrated curriculum... Cuban style. Latin learning engagment throuygh song, music playing, dance and more. Bet you can't keep your feet still ?

    14. Mark Applebaum: The mad scientist of music | TED Talk |

      Webpage  Highly creative musicologist. Is it music? wrong question... is it interetsing? How to refelct on your own role as ???

    15. Beardyman: The polyphonic me | TED Talk |

      Webpage  Explorartions and extending the concept of the human voice. Hi tech-low tech interface.

    16. Bobby McFerrin: Watch me play ... the audience! | TED Talk |

      Webpage  Booby McFerrin plays the audience as a musical instrument... through voice. Yes way..? Accessible interactive performance art.

    17. Dumb Ways to Die 14 Nov 2012

      Audio-visual document Recommended reflect on how you could use this resource in both high-tech and low-tech ways, in the classroom

    18. How To Go To Space (with XKCD!) 10/11/2015

      Audio-visual document  Big Science in simple language? Is it possible? See how an up-goer flys into space.

    19. Flash mob. Rembrandt’s Night Watch. Rijksmuseum. 1/4/2013

      Audio-visual document  The Arts and public awareness. How would you do/use this?

    20. Rembrandt_Nightwatch painting

      Webpage  The painting that inspired the Rijksmuseum's flash mob

    21. St Patrick's Day Flashmob in Sydney by Tourism Ireland 16/3/2011

      Audio-visual document  Spontaneous group activity...? It works.

    22. VirtuREEL Irish Dancing. Sydney Australia 2012 15/3/2012

      Audio-visual document  Whaat the Flying preaties. Are they real or virtual...or really real? Tap yopur toes and see.


      Webpage  How do memory and the brain really work? How could you use this information?

    24. Mysterious Islands in the Sky Unlock Secrets of Our Past: "Return to the Tepuis” 11/12/2014

      Audio-visual document  Sky Islands, and their mysteries. Would you find something unique? Have a look.

    25. Pin-Barrel Harp with Chris Wood & Robert Jarvis, Caesar 5/2/2010

      Audio-visual document  Old school music generator. Pin barrel. Dare you to watch.

    26. Christopher Bell: Bring on the female superheroes! | TED Talk |

      Webpage  Media companies don't tell you what to think... they tell you what to think about...? They control the conversation. See for yourself.

    27. Holistic Approach to Technology Enhanced Learning (HOTEL) | Classroom Aid

      Webpage  Extensive map of teaching learning theories/theorists. great resource.

  3. Visual Arts resources 23 items
    1. (129) Virtual Creative Professionals in Schools Project - YouTube

      Audio-visual document  How you can utilise digital devices to make films with students. Perfect. Integrated curriculum at their finger tips. SOM.

    2. Film It | the filmmaker's toolkit | ACMI

      Webpage  Step by step process to create your own films/digital resource. You can make it big or you can make it quick-and-dirty (low budget), the choice is yours. Enjoy and explore, SOM.

    3. Frances Frei: How to build (and rebuild) trust | TED Talk

      Webpage  TED talk. How to re-build trust. On every level. Perfect. SOM.

    4. Anil Seth: Your brain hallucinates your conscious reality | TED Talk |

      Webpage  TED talk. How your brain creates the effect of your life. Confronting but very cool.

    5. Newly-Unveiled Dinosaur Fossil Is Best Preserved of Its Kind

      Webpage  Fantastic fossil details. This IS what they look like. Awesome.

    6. VS Ramachandran: 3 clues to understanding your brain | TED Talk |

      Webpage  The crazy road through your brain. Excellent explanations for how and why we think and feel.

    7. Your body is my canvas | Alexa Meade 6/9/2013

      Audio-visual document  Boday as Canvas. alexa Meade, TED talk.

    8. Alexa Meade Art

      Website  How can i use art and performance? look and see.

    9. Tilt Brush: Painting from a new perspective 3/5/2016

      Audio-visual document  Interactive painting in virtual environment. Future thinking.

    10. Virtual Warrane II - Sacred Tracks of the Gadigal 24/7/2012

      Audio-visual document  Enaging use of virtual reality to connect with Indigenous heritage. Have a look.

    11. art_theory_map.png (PNG Image, 1800 � 878 pixels) - Scaled (80%) - Rama Hoetzlein 2009

      Webpage  Art and History timeline. what happeened at the same time? Of interetst. Art/Thinking/Being

    12. Gotye - Somebody That I Used To Know (feat. Kimbra) - official video 5/7/2011

      Audio-visual document  Modern art influences. Where else might this have occured?

    13. Every Painting in the MoMA on 10 April 2010 13/4/2010

      Audio-visual document  See what you like... what you don't like... what you are curious about... what you don't understand-yet?

    14. Color Wheel, Color Circle, & Color Relationships

      Webpage  A highly useful resource for understanding colour

    15. How to Draw an Optical Illusion Triangle the Easy Way 6/4/2015

      Audio-visual document  Optical illusion. Simple triangle

    16. 25 Incredible Camouflaged Animals 15/10/2012

      Audio-visual document  where does camouflage come from? See... if you can see.

    17. KINGS OF Camouflage HD (cuttle fish EXCLUSIVE) 21/9/2013

      Audio-visual document  The incredible attributes of Cuttlefish camouflage

    18. matisse-1-770x506.jpg Art inspires fashion

      Webpage  Matisse's work used for fashion inspiration. Does this have anything in common with camouflage?


      Audio-visual document  Sometimes ... things just happen. Ideas for dramtic performance... here.

    20. Push The Buzzer! Surprising Talent In Covent Garden 11/4/2013

      Audio-visual document  And now for something completly different. More enjoyable drama. Sing along if you like.

    21. Elements of Design Quick Reference Sheet | Paper Leaf

      Webpage  Great quick reference resource. Elements, principles, and colour charts.

  4. Visual literacy and media (1 item) Some resources regarding visual impact, messaging, and media representations 8 items
    Some resources regarding visual impact, messaging, and media representations
    1. Howard C. Stevenson: How to resolve racially stressful situations | TED Talk

      Webpage  Racial Literacy ... the tools, techniques and understandings of how to reduce intolerance (for all 'other' groups). Check it out and grow. SOM.

    2. (2) dove evolution - YouTube

      Audio-visual document  Photo enhancement to 'create' a more 'natural' looking model. Young people need to know how this is done. The un-achievable you. SOM

    3. (2) Beauty Pressure - YouTube

      Audio-visual document  The saturation of implicit and explicit body image dis-satisfaction has massive impacts on young people. Being informed may make a difference. SOM

    4. Ari Wallach: 3 ways to plan for the (very) long term | TED Talk |

      Webpage  Long term solutions beyond the voting or tweeting cycle. Watch, and then think... what does this mean for Human beings to come.

    5. Litterati - This app makes it fun to pick up litter | Jeff Kirschner 22/3/2017

      Audio-visual document  A litter free world, AND statistical analysis for the classroom. Cool... yes, way cool.

    6. Christopher Bell: Bring on the female superheroes! | TED Talk |

      Webpage  Media companies don't tell you what to think... they tell you what to think about...? They control the conversation. See for yourself.

    7. Canva Design School � Teaching Materials

      Webpage  Teaching reosurce site for ??? lots of things. check it out.

    8. Pixar in a Box: Character Development for stories 27/3/2017

      Audio-visual document  How to develop characters for stories. Very informative and entertaining. It works.. You try it.