Week 1: We talked about the variety of reasons people make and wear masks. We read Carl's Masquerade and the children decorated masquerade masks.
Week 2: We went on a trip to the University of Michigan Art Museum to see their African Mask collection.
Week 3: We looked at my sister's mask collection from various areas of the world. The children made sketches of the masks they wanted to make.
Week 4 and 5 The children constructed their masks with amazing diverse results.