168 Future Forwards: Exploring Frontiers in Education
Angela: I think for me, my takeaway, was a lot of students wanting to
express themselves in as many ways as possible. At one point we had a
puppet show in the Creative Arts Space and they loved that. They were
always very performance driven; always wanting to perform to an
audience. They were often observed exploring fabrics and creating and
collaborating in developing stories about weddings with music to
eventually be shared with an audience. When I mentioned to them, how
interesting their rolling movement ideas had become in regards to variety
of rolls and sequencing, the next step seemed to be to offer the
opportunity to perform it as a music and movement piece. This was
received with great enthusiasm.
“What if there were no circles?” we asked.
“The sun would have to be a square.” - Henrique
“The earth would have to be a hexagon. The moon would have to be a