|1||Lesson Plan||Group Documentary Project
In this lesson, Students work in groups to create a short documentary. Each student in the group is given the opportunity to work on a different aspect of the filmmaking process.
|2||Library Media||Einstein with his Tongue Out
|3||Teaching Activity||Photo Hunt - Emphasis on Street Photography
This activity is based on the familiar Treasure Hunt game that children play, this activity sets specific parameters for shooting, including lens focal length and what to shoot, while still leaving room for creativity.
|4||Teaching Resource||Eugene talks about storytelling
This is a short video clip on artist-mentor, Eugene Ahn, talking about the central importance of storytelling in making documentary work.
|5||Teaching Resource||Multi-Media Slide samples
This provides links to multi-media slide shows which can be useful examples for students.
|6||Teaching Resource||Coachella Syllabus Template
This is a Syllabus Template for Venice Arts' project Picturing Health, which was implemented in eight Southern and Central California communities in 2010-11. It may serve as a useful guide for others implementing similar programs in their communities. Note that it is a one-week, intensive camp model.
|7||Teaching Resource||Help us test the Venice Arts online library
Here's a guide to what's in the library and how you can use it. Your feedback on these items is greatly appreciated.
|8||Teaching Resource||Venice Arts Overview
Over the course of two decades, Venice Arts has evolved into a media-based art education, training, and presentation organization. Our mission is to ignite youths' imagination, mentor their creativity, and expand their sense of possibility through high quality media-based education programs.
|9||Teaching Resource||Venice Arts Curricular Guide
The Venice Arts Curricular Guide presents a model of linked mentoring and education. This is the downloadable print version of the online version available at http://www.VeniceArts.org. Written by Lynn Warshafsky.
|10||Teaching Resource||Documentary Project Evaluation Form
A simple survey to evaluate basic/beginning documentary and/or community storytelling projects.