Teacher Tools

The Teacher Tools section includes online surveys and downloadable activity guides to support the classroom project. 

Surveys

The student and teacher surveys are designed to help assess the impact of the STEMarts@PASEO Curriculum Tool as a school activity, as well as specific student learning outcomes. We hope that you will participate in these surveys. Your answers and insights alwats improve the curriculum tool and provide useful information for your parents and your school.

Connections: Activity Guide

This activity guide provides a review and comparison of each of the seven artist's installation selected for this years festival as they relate to the festival theme: Connections. The theme celebrates, contemplates, or questions our interactions with each other, nature, or the world. The purpose of this guide is to give students opportunity to reflect on how the artists explore the theme from different perspectives. The activity develops critical thinking around the artist's process, medium and technique. Having students do this activity before the festival will greatly enhance their festival experience.

STEMarts Design Tool: Feedback Tips

Learning how to reach out for feedback is an important and often overlooked phase of the design process. Done correctly it greatly improves the success of the project. This downloadable PDF provides valuable tips and best practices that can be shared with students when they are going through the STEMarts Design Tool to create their Design Concept. The strategies build understanding about the purpose and value of the feedback process.


TEACHER TOOLS
Teacher Survey

Teachers are asked to complete the survey after the Visiting Artist presentation and after the festival. If possible, teachers should complete form using the online link within 10 school days of The Paseo event.

Student Survey

Students are asked to complete the survey after the Visiting Artist presentation and after the festival if attending, within 10 school days of The Paseo event.

Feedback Tool

Learning how to reach out for feedback is an important and often overlooked phase of the design process. This pdf provides valuable tips that can be given to students to discuss in class or to integrate into your lesson plan.

Connections:
Activity Guide

This guide provides a review and comparison of the seven artist's installation selected for this years festival as they relate to the festival theme. It includes specific activities, strategies and guidelines for creating a classroom project around the festival.

Artist Quick Guide

This diagram provides an overview of the 2019 participating artists and the crosscutting themes.

Program Guide 2019

Overview of the artist program for each of the participating schools.