The use of masks in rituals or ceremonies is a very ancient human practice across the world, although masks can also be worn for protection, in hunting, in sports, in feasts, or in wars – or simply used as ornamentation. Some ceremonial or decorativemasks were not designed to be worn.
Visual Art Standards
We are synthesizing and relating knowledge and personal experiences to make art.
Essential Question: How does engaging in creating art enrich people's lives?
I Can Statement: I can create works of art that reflect community cultural traditions
-Is your mask functional or decorative
-Is your mask based on personal interests, historical reference, or cultural connections.
-How can you use form and color to convey your masks theme?
How disney's LION KING Masks are made!
Learn about Masks around the world!
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