Use the Internet to teach visual arts and refine students' critical thinking skills. Based on the Discipline-Based Art Education program, a proven art instruction program that teaches everything from the creative process and art history to criticism and aesthetics, this guide provides Web sources--and guidelines to evaluate these sources--on painting, sculpture, drawings, prints, and architecture from prehistoric and ancient Middle Eastern art periods through the Renaissance and 20th century.Many primary sources of visual arts exist in the public domain and are available in digital format via the Internet. Museums ... Teachers and students need to ask the following questions: Can I consider the web sitea#39;s image and accompanying information as a primary source? ... MuseumSpot Home Page. http://www. museumspot.com/ [5 October 2002] University of California Berkeley Library, Berkeley, CA.
|Title||:||Using Internet Primary Sources to Teach Critical Thinking Skills in Visual Arts|
|Author||:||Pamela J. Eyerdam|
|Publisher||:||Libraries Unlimited - 2003|