Short, simple, easy and fun creative activities designed to support student’s wellbeing while studying online or at home.
Based on the Book, 'Daily Acts Of Creativity' by Amanda O'Bryan and adapted for online learning. Hosted by high school CAPA teacher, Fiona Corcoran, the podcast offers activities in six areas of the NSW Secondary Schools CAPA curriculum (Creative and Performing Visual Arts) and covers:
5. Visual Arts
Anyone can enjoy the activities - you don't need to be a high school student to have fun. Each activity is approx ten minutes long and you don't need special knowledge or skills either. Everything you need to complete the activities you will find around the house and it won't make a mess! Each activity is designed to have a cumulative effect so that on completion of the exercises you will feel happier, healthier and more creative.
Activity 30: I Am Amazing
This is the last episode in “Daily Acts of Creativity for Students” journey. You made it all the way through! Well done!
It's time to celebrate your positive and creative nature which you have demonstrated by doing these podcast activities.
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Activity 29: All about me
All about me is a visual arts activity. You are creative so get painting with something that is very meaningful to you.
Activity 28 Image Bank – A Real Selfie
Image Bank – A Real Selfie For the last Photography activity, you will be capturing yourself. As you are. No filters. No effects.
Use the techniques you learned in previous photography activities and share away – your most personal body of work yet!
Activity 27: Nature Duo
Nature Duo For the last activity for Music, you are going to head outside and try to create a musical duo act with an animal.
Enjoy the nonsensical, musical exchange.
Activity 26: Mirror Monologue
Mirror Monologue is a drama exercise. be a monologue (a speech said by one character) to a mirror in your home. You could do this while you are getting ready for the day or at some point when you need a bathroom break. Your task is to narrate in the third person about yourself as you stare yourself in the eyes.
Activity 25: Grounding Meditation
Refer to activity 24 for the guided meditation by Amanda O'Bryan.
Can’t wait to go for a walk with the kids and do activity #4. Lots is good easy and ideas that don’t create a mess in this podcast.