Filmmaking and the Media Arts. 2014 IFL Conference. 30 Minute presentation + discussion. What are the Media Arts?. The media arts are considered any form of the arts that has been created with technology. This can include the visual arts, music, dance, and drama.
2014 IFL Conference
From Edutopia: The three uses of technology.
Curriculum and Instruction Demonstrator 2
Aligned and Rigorous Curriculum
c. The school curriculum provides opportunities for integration as natural cross-curricular connections are made between the arts and other content areas.
e. Students demonstrate the ability to become self- sufficient in creating performances and/or productsafter teacher guidance
With the students themselves using technology as such a regular part of their lives, integrating that technology in education is becoming (has become?) necessary.
With the increasing ability of smart phones and tablets, integrating the media arts is becoming easier and useful.
Rubrics for projects can include not only the demonstration of knowledge of the content but also the quality of the presentation of that knowledge.
Documentary Rubric sample
Corel Painter, ArtRage
Southern Middle’s after school filmmaking club. We are the STLP chapter for our school, we submit our works to film festivals, and have a screening at the end of the year.