Stuff - Building Better Brains Through the Arts The
human brain is a remarkable organ containing only 2% of body weight
yet using 20% of the body's energy. It is constantly reshaping
itself as it responds to stimuli, or lack of it, in the environment.
We each have, in effect, a designer brain.
Our Hearts and Minds to Art It
is with great trepidation that I started my Friday afternoon art
period with my Grade 8 class. This particular day, we were going
to talk about art. I have taught art to intermediate classes for
a few years, but I had never "talked" about art.