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Arts and culture

Grade 5

Expression and communication

Module 8

Visual art

ACTIVITY 1

TO IDENTIFY PATTERNS IN THE ENVIRONMNET IN PREPARING TO WRITE AN ESSAY (INDIVIDUAL OR GROUP)

[LO 4.6]

Before we can start with the activity we will have to look at different patterns in our own environment. You can look for them at home, at the school, on your way between the school and home, at your local café, supermarket or shopping centre. If you cannot find enough examples, you may also look in magazines, the library or on the Internet.

When you have gathered enough examples, you can start writing an essay or research task. The essay must be approximately ten pages long, and at least five of those pages must be written or typed. The rest of the pages can be used for pictures or illustrations of the patterns you are discussing in your essay.

Look at the pattern examples you have chosen and write about the following:

 the use of colour in each example;

 the designs of the various patterns – are there shapes like circles, triangles, etc, for example?

 the possible inclusion of signs and/or symbols representing something; and

 the possibility of cultural differences in the various patterns.

ASSESSMENT

The learner is able to: 1 2 3 4
gather sensible information;
understand and analyse information according to the prescriptions;
consult a variety of sources; and
show understanding towards cultural differences.

ACTIVITY 2

TO PREPARE AND PRESENT A REPORT ON VARIOUS PATTERNS (GROUP WORK)

[LO 4.6]

Once you have completed your research essay you will be given the opportunity in class to share your information with each other in groups. Thereafter each group will get a chance to give a summary to the rest of the class.

While each group is busy with feedback to the class you must listen to their findings and assess the group according to the table below.

PEER ASSESSMENT

Suggested format

Group:

not at all reason-able Good Excellent
The group has succeeded in: 1 2 3 4
identifying different types of patterns;
analysing the patterns according to the criteria; and
understanding the assignment.

ACTIVITY 3

TO CREATE AN OWN PATTERN, TO APPLY A COLLAGE AND TO STRENGTHEN THE PATTERN WITH COLOUR (INDIVIDUAL)

[LO 4.6]

Bring any photograph from home – a portrait of yourself or a photograph of your family. In class you will make a frame for your photograph.

Step 1:

Decide which shape your frame will be – square, round, oval or rectangular – any shape you think will suit the photograph. Take thin cardboard and cut or tear out the shape you have chosen.

Step 2:

Next you must draw any pattern on your frame. Think of all the patterns you saw when you wrote the essay on patterns, and then design your own pattern.

Step 3:

Use any waste materials like beads, leaves, straws, lace, rope, buttons, seeds or cardboard to glue onto your pattern. We call this a collage. Remember that the objects you glue onto your design should strengthen the pattern and, like the pattern, be repeated.

Step 4:

Once the glue has dried you can also add colour with wax crayons, oil pastels or paint.

Questions & Answers

how can chip be made from sand
Eke Reply
are nano particles real
Missy Reply
yeah
Joseph
Hello, if I study Physics teacher in bachelor, can I study Nanotechnology in master?
Lale Reply
no can't
Lohitha
where we get a research paper on Nano chemistry....?
Maira Reply
nanopartical of organic/inorganic / physical chemistry , pdf / thesis / review
Ali
what are the products of Nano chemistry?
Maira Reply
There are lots of products of nano chemistry... Like nano coatings.....carbon fiber.. And lots of others..
learn
Even nanotechnology is pretty much all about chemistry... Its the chemistry on quantum or atomic level
learn
Google
da
no nanotechnology is also a part of physics and maths it requires angle formulas and some pressure regarding concepts
Bhagvanji
hey
Giriraj
Preparation and Applications of Nanomaterial for Drug Delivery
Hafiz Reply
revolt
da
Application of nanotechnology in medicine
has a lot of application modern world
Kamaluddeen
yes
narayan
what is variations in raman spectra for nanomaterials
Jyoti Reply
ya I also want to know the raman spectra
Bhagvanji
I only see partial conversation and what's the question here!
Crow Reply
what about nanotechnology for water purification
RAW Reply
please someone correct me if I'm wrong but I think one can use nanoparticles, specially silver nanoparticles for water treatment.
Damian
yes that's correct
Professor
I think
Professor
Nasa has use it in the 60's, copper as water purification in the moon travel.
Alexandre
nanocopper obvius
Alexandre
what is the stm
Brian Reply
is there industrial application of fullrenes. What is the method to prepare fullrene on large scale.?
Rafiq
industrial application...? mmm I think on the medical side as drug carrier, but you should go deeper on your research, I may be wrong
Damian
How we are making nano material?
LITNING Reply
what is a peer
LITNING Reply
What is meant by 'nano scale'?
LITNING Reply
What is STMs full form?
LITNING
scanning tunneling microscope
Sahil
how nano science is used for hydrophobicity
Santosh
Do u think that Graphene and Fullrene fiber can be used to make Air Plane body structure the lightest and strongest. Rafiq
Rafiq
what is differents between GO and RGO?
Mahi
what is simplest way to understand the applications of nano robots used to detect the cancer affected cell of human body.? How this robot is carried to required site of body cell.? what will be the carrier material and how can be detected that correct delivery of drug is done Rafiq
Rafiq
if virus is killing to make ARTIFICIAL DNA OF GRAPHENE FOR KILLED THE VIRUS .THIS IS OUR ASSUMPTION
Anam
analytical skills graphene is prepared to kill any type viruses .
Anam
Any one who tell me about Preparation and application of Nanomaterial for drug Delivery
Hafiz
what is Nano technology ?
Bob Reply
write examples of Nano molecule?
Bob
The nanotechnology is as new science, to scale nanometric
brayan
nanotechnology is the study, desing, synthesis, manipulation and application of materials and functional systems through control of matter at nanoscale
Damian
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Source:  OpenStax, Arts and culture grade 5. OpenStax CNX. Sep 22, 2009 Download for free at http://cnx.org/content/col10977/1.2
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