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
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?
Laptop/Computer & WiFi
Activity #1: Read and reflect
Activity #2: Listen & Explore: My Shot
Activity #3: Critical Reflection