“Come listen to “Rosa” an incredible book celebrating Rosa Parks’ courage in the face of discrimination, then view a video interview with Bryan Collier and create pictures in his signature style, a vibrant mix of watercolor and collage.”
- Showed an assortment of Collier’s books, pointing out the distinctive combo of watercolor & fabric collage
- Viewed Bryan Collier interview http://www.readingrockets.org/books/interviews/collier (could not get this to download, so used: link at: http://www.hyperionbooksforchildren.com/authors/displayAI.asp?id=16&ai=i instead.
- Read Rosa -- written by Nikki Giovanni ; illustrated by Bryan Collier.
- Make multimedia pictures using watercolors & wallpaper samples (supplies: 11x17 paper, watercolors, paintbrushes, glue & gluesticks, wallpaper sample papers)