The Vivid ForesightImaginary Scientific Characters, (Part II: Sculptures)
Author: Pantea Karimi
Main Resource: Chester Beatty Library Archives
Workshop Time: Morning: 10:30 to 1:00 Afternoon: 1:45 to 4:15
Age Groups: Morning, 12-14 Afternoon: 15-17
Use of technology in the classroom: Students are given the opportunity to explore science fiction characters, or other relevant topics on the internet using provided tablets.
Jinn: an intelligent spirit of lower rank than the angels, able to appear in both human and animal forms
Cosmography: the science that deals with the general features of the universe, including the earth. The branches of cosmography include astronomy, geography, and geology.
Materials: Drawing papers, pencil, eraser, scissors, ruler
Copies of images for inspiration (refer to the end of this document)Self-hardening Clay
Category 2: Monsters (Deev in Persian or Shaytaan in Arabic)
Category 3: Hybrid Animals (Imaginary animal-characters)