Arts Award Discover

WELCOME TO THE ARTS AWARD DISCOVER AT HOME

Art is all around us, at home and outside and it appears in different forms. We are going to learn about some musical instruments and the Capoeira which is a Brazillian martial art form.  You will also create your own percussion to play on your final activity. Have fun!

 

If you have any questions contact jmb926@alumni.bham.ac.uk

ARTS AWARD DISCOVER PART A - PRIMARY SCHOOL STUDENTS

 

Look around your house and write down or draw as many art forms you can see.

 

Hint: Look for patterns, artwork and photographs.

 

Task 1: Find at least 4 art forms in your house.

 

You can do this task on a computer or on paper. At the top of the page write Arts Award Discover Part A and your full name.

 

Title: What art forms can I see in my home?

 

Write or draw your answers

 

Task 2: Watch the 2 movies below about percussion and Brazillian music.

Create a 1 page fact file about 2 instruments that you like to hear.

 

Include the following points:

 

  • What is the name of your instrument?

  • What is it made from?

  • How do you play it?

  • Add one or two more interesting facts about your instrument.

  • Draw a picture of your instrument.

  • NOW COMPLETE PART B

 

ARTS AWARD DISCOVER PART A SECONDARY SCHOOL STUDENTS

 

Watch the 4 videos above and write down or draw as many art forms you can see.

 

Hint: Is there drawing, dancing or movement?

 

You can do this task on a computer or on paper. At the top of the page write Arts Award Discover Part A and your name

Title: What art forms can I see?

Write or draw your answers

 

 

Task 2: Create a 1 page fact file about either Capoeira or the Berimbau.

 

Include the following points for the Berimbau

 

  • What is it?

  • Where is it from?

  • How is it made?

  • How do you play it?

  • Add one or two more interesting facts about the Berimbau.

  • Draw a picture of the Berimbau.

 

Include the following points for the Capoeira

 

  • What is it?

  • Where is it from?

  • What is the history of the Capoeira?

  • How do you do it?

  • Which instruments are played with the Capoeira?

  • Add one or two more interesting facts about the Capoeira?

  • Draw a picture of two people doing the Capoeira?

  • NOW COMPLETE PART B

 

ARTS AWARD DISCOVER PART B

 

Watch the video on learning percussion and have a go at making your own percussion at home.

 

Have a go at decorating it and making it look great.

 

Create a mini logbook showing how you made your instrument/instruments - 2 pages maximum. This task can be done on a computer or on paper.

 

Take some photographs of your instruments (up to 3 photographs).

 

Movie 1
Movie 2
Movie 3
Movie 4

ARTS AWARD DISCOVER PART C

 

Watch the video on learning percussion and have a go at using your percussion to play with a song.

Share your performance with 2 other people.

 

 

Ask someone to record you playing your instrument.  Do not include your face on the recording only the instrument and your hands.

Movie 5

COMPLETED THE ARTS AWARD DISCOVER?

 

WHAT DO I NEED TO SUBMIT?

 

Once you have completed Part A, B and C.

 

  1. Photograph Part A (both Task 1 and Task 2)

  2. Collect photographs of your instrument and photograph your mini-log book showing how you created your instruments.

  3. Prepare your video recording of you playing your instrument for at least 40 seconds from Task C 

  4. Make sure that we have your full name and date of birth for your Arts Award Discover certificate.

 

Send them all to jmb926@alumni.bham.ac.uk

 

We will then moderate your work and send you a certificate

 

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