Interpreting symbols

With this T4T tutorial, students determine the intended messages of symbols. They develop an understanding of the importance of using images as symbols and the value in interpreting their symbolic meanings. This tutorial includes instructional suggestions for teachers (introducing the strategy, practicing the strategy, reinforcing the strategy, applying the strategy in everyday teaching, and assessing use of the strategy) and resources for students (briefing sheets, data charts, student guide, samples, and self-assessment rubric).

Subjects:
Art, Cross-curricular, Politics / Civics / Activism
Targeted grade range:
Intermediate (4-6), Middle (7-9)
Adaptable grade range:
Senior (10-12)
Type of lesson:
Fully developed lesson plan
Intellectual tool:
Thinking strategies: Investigate
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