Lindsay Lehman, Lissa Layman
Subject group and discipline
Grade 7 – Visual Arts & Design
The Medium is the Message
Unit duration (hrs)
Globalization and sustainability
Focus is being put on connections and relationships between local and global.
Statement of inquiry
The media used to deliver a message affects audience perception globally.
Factual — What are the different media used to convey a message?
What elements are used in a photograph to construct a powerful message?
Conceptual— How has technology changed the way messages are communicated?
How can photographs be used to evoke emotions?
Debatable— Do cultural differences affect the way a message is perceived?
Can anyone be a photographer?
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