Art for the Common Good: Junkanoo!
In this unit, students will learn about the Bahamian Festival, Junkanoo, by making headdresses in groups. They will examine how group dynamics work, especially when minority rights need to be protected. They will present a parade.
6, 7, 8
Civics, Geography, Human Behavior, Human Relations, Sociology, Drama/dramatics, History, Visual Arts, Mechanics, Vocabulary, Writing (composition)
Unit of instruction
Learning to Give