Dr. Tanís goals were:To give 4th graders an opportunity to express their feelings and ideas about school bullying in words and pictures
To give college students insight into 4th grade childrenís understanding about school bullying, complementing their theoretical knowledge of the topic presented in class
To give college students an opportunity to raise childrenís awareness about the problem of bullying by:
(i) generating anti-bullying slogans together;
(ii) listening and asking questions, and
(iii) synthesizing and reinforcing a few positive themes that emerged in discussions.
Mr. Patrickís goals were:To teach 4th graders how to plan, sketch, draw, and color effective posters
To teach 4th graders how pictures and words in art can be used to convey a message or to persuade