Category Archives: Mural Lesson Plans

Mural #4 – UXO Education Mural – Xieng Khouang Mural Workshop Day 5

The last day!  So bittersweet, as the students have really warmed up to me and to being creative.  They are really drawing and letting loose, and even though presenting their work at the end of the day is still a … Continue reading

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Mural #4 – UXO Education Mural – Xieng Khouang Mural Workshop Day 4

You can download a document with the 5-day mural workshop lesson plans here. Day 4 Today I didn’t have a translator, so it was a bit silly.  Thanks so much to Nick for sticking with me! 1.  First we started … Continue reading

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Mural #4 – UXO Education Mural – Xieng Khouang Mural Workshop Day 3

You can download a document with the 5-day mural workshop lesson plans here. Day 3 Today was a breakthrough, with students laughing, joking, truly having fun with each other, and looking into my eyes when talking to me! 1.  Meditation … Continue reading

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Mural #4 – UXO Education Mural – Xieng Khouang Mural Workshop Day 2

You can download a document with the 5-day mural workshop lesson plans here. Day 2: Setup: Bag of paints, bowls with bags over them (or a banana leaf works well too!), paintbrushes, water cups, and you have to have prepped … Continue reading

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Mural #4 – UXO Education Mural – Xieng Khouang Mural Workshop – Day 1

I’m back in Xieng Khouang for a 5-day mural workshop!  Eight UXO survivors between the ages of 7 and 16 are back together (with two new kids and 5 missing from last time – so it goes). Goal: Teach kids … Continue reading

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VIS mural booklet

Available for download is the VIS mural booklet, that goes through lesson plans, resources, and has pictures of the student’s work.  However, it’s incomplete, as the mural wasn’t quite finished (just the title) – the final image will be going … Continue reading

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Mural #4 – UXO Education Mural – Xieng Khouang Day 3

I had a chat with a friend that reminded me not everyone knows too much about the UXO (unexploded ordinance) issue – so click here to read a little breakdown.  The short of it is that Laos is the most … Continue reading

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