In this educast explore how video clips found in PBS LearningMedia can strengthen and enhance arts exploration in the classroom. In arts, media can be an effective tool for introducing large concepts, examining aspects of the creative process and connecting students with artists while promoting critical viewing skills and media awareness. This video contains a small sampling of resources. Find more resources at by signing up for a free PBS LearningMedia account.
Introducing Large Concepts
Invisible Forces: Ned Kahn
The laws of nature that dictate the invisible forces in our everyday lives can be predicted and manipulated. Inthis video segment from Spark, meet a scientist and artist who uses wind, water and gravity to create art showing forces of nature.
Super Mario Brothers as Surrealist Art?
Idea Channel examines Super Mario Brothers in a new light: as a surrealist work of art.
Exploring Aspects of the Creative Process