• Jessa Brie Moreno

Disrupting the Master Narrative


This lesson explores the creation and re-creation of Master Narratives. Students will conduct artistic research on core “American Stories” and make connections to current narratives, news, and social outcomes.

LENGTH: 50min Session

GRADE LEVEL: 9-12

SUBJECT: Civics ELA | Performing Arts | Civics | History | Social Studies






CREATIVE INQUIRIES

  • What are the core “American Stories” or Master Narratives and what purpose do they serve?

  • How do we disrupt the Master Narrative and systems of erasure and embody New Narratives that serve the community?

  • What are our Collective Needs?

EQUIPMENT

  • Laptop/Computer & WiFi

  • Speakers

OUTLINE

Activity 1: Read and reflect

Activity 2: Listen & Explore: My Shot

Activity 3: Critical Reflection

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