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Visual Arts: Planetary Travel Brochure
Subject: Art
Grade span: 4 to 6
Duration: Two to three 45-minute sessions
This lesson was excerpted from the Afterschool Training Toolkit under the promising practice: Integrating the Arts with Other Subjects


This sample lesson is one example of how you can implement the practice of Integrating the Arts with Other Subjects. In this activity, students create a travel brochure for the planet of their choice using basic elements of the visual arts.

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