Art: The Game Changer
Grade Level: 3, 4, 6, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Art has the power to bring the difficult issues of society into full view and to motivate change. This lesson plan first references the game and sport-themed artwork of contemporary artist Derek Fordjour then describes steps for spotlighting a social issue as a board game. As in sports, there are both offensive spaces that move a team towards a goal and defensive spaces that block the way.