INTRO to Me Myself & I 'THE POWER OF CONNECTING THE DOTS'
Created on April 13, 2023
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INTRO TO THE BOOK
IN THE BOOK
THIS BOOK SHOWS US OUR BRAIN & HOW IT WORKS HOW AWSOME IS THAT!!! IT CONNECTS IT TO ART, POETRY, SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY & THE WORLD THEY ALL WORK UNDER THE SAME PRINCIPLE: CONNECT THE DOTS READ THE FOLLOWING POEM & ANSWER THE QUESTIONS:
- WHAT DO THE 'DOTS' STAND FOR?
- DO THEY HAVE A NAME?
- CAN YOU DRAW INFORMATION FROM THE POEM CONCERNING THEIR QUALITIES & HOW THEY WORK?
'THE MOST USEFUL PIECE OF LEARNING FOR THE USES OF LIFE IS TO UNLEARN WHAT IS UNTRUE' ANTISTHENES WHAT DO YOU THINK OF THE FOLLOWING STATEMENTS? ARE THEY A FACT OR A MYTH? ANSWER: ALL OF THE STATEMENTS USED TO BE SCIENTIFICALLY TRUE BUT NOW THEY HAVE BECOME A MYTH CONCLUSION: THIS SCHOOL YEAR, LET’S CHANGE THE WAY WE THINK CHANGE OUR MENTALITY CHANGE OUR VIEWPOINT SEE THE WORLD FROM DIFFERENT PERSPECTIVES EVERYTHING CHANGES ... EVEN SCIENCE ! CHANGE IS PROGRESS
WHAT CAN YOU SEE IN THE PIC? (DOTS – SCATTERED) DOES IT REMIND YOU OF A GAME? LET’S PLAY IT (BUT WITHOUT THE NUMBERS) GIVE EACH ST A PHOTOCOPY TO CONNECT THE DOTS ANY WAY THEY LIKE.. SHARE & REACH THE CONCLUSION THAT EACH SEES THINGS IN A DIFFERENT WAY DISCUSS ABOUT THE THING THEY DRAW: IS IT AN EXPERIENCE, A MEMORY, A RANDOM MENTAL IMAGE, STH YOU HEARD OF/SAW RECENTLY? IT IS WELL KNOWN AS A GAME BUT IT IS MORE THAN THAT IT IS A CONCEPT, A MENTALITY, A PROCESS, THE KEY TO INNOVATION
BUT, HOW IS IT CONNECTED TO US? WE ARE PART OF NATURE WE LIVE IN THE UNIVERSE WE ARE MADE OF ATOMS OUR BRAINS WORK THE SAME EXACT WAY; DOTS ARE INFO & EXPERIENCES THAT ARE CONNECTED.
WATCH THE FOLLOWING VIDEO & SEE HOW CONNECTIONS CAN BE APPLIED IN EDUCATION ,TOO … WHEN WE CONNECT NEW KNOWLEDGE TO PRIOR, TO IMAGES,TO STORIES CONSTELLATIONS: CONNECT THE DOTS IN THE SKY
POINTILLISM WATCH THE ABOVE VIDEO & TAKE A CLOSE LOOK AT THE 2 PICTURES WHAT DO THEY HAVE IN COMMON? WHICH ONE CHALLENGES YOU TO TRY IT OUT? WHY? CAN YOU GET CREATIVE WITH MATERIALS? DID YOU KNOW THAT THERE IS AN ARTIST THAT CREATES ART USING CHEWING GUMS? THAT'S RIGHT! GUMS REMIND HIM OF HIS CHILDHOOD AND BRING OUT INNOCENCE & PLAYFULNESS IN HIS ARTWORK! JUST DO IT! CONNECT YOUR DOTS & SHARE YOUR ARTWORK WITH US!
THE NATURAL CIRCLE OF LIFE SHOWS THAT EVERYTHING IN NATURE IS CONNECTED! Nature Connectedness is the extend to which individuals include nature as part of their Identity. How are both Nature & the Individual affected by today's failure to recognise and protect this network of interconnections in the Ecosphere?
TECHNOLOGY HAS ADVANCED THE QUALITY OF OUR LIVES BY CONNECTING SERVICES EXAMPLE: E-FOOD SERVICES CAN YOU FIND MORE EXAMPLES?
Leonardo da Vinci was a great one for making new connections. His greatest breakthroughs came from connecting the unconnected. He himself defined innovation as connecting the unconnected. RESEARCH 1. About Leonardo's education2. About his achievements3. About his connection to Interdisciplinary LearningMONA LISA His expertise in anatomy helped him to create better portraits and sculptures, and also helped him make sense of mechanics and engineering.