16. For the Fashion UnconsciousAugust 3, 2011
This exercise will critique – anonymously – teacher fashion.
Here are some staff photos from the 60s, 70s ( 2 pics), 80s and 90s. Has there been any improvement?
Ask kids to write a list of the worst fashion styles of staff. They should then use the list to survey the class to see what they think of the staff fashion sense without naming names, of course. Draw a bar graph. Here are a few styles that could appear on the list. The idea is to be creative in the description.
eg. White Sox with Sandals
Pretty Awful in Pink
Green Peace Project
Sports Shock Jock
Dr Who Look alike
Mad Professor Ensemble
The I-Survived-a-Tornado Look
Then write 10 fashion tips for teachers to pin up on staff room.
Encourage the teachers to put on a fashion ashow. Some schools do. Here is
Here is the Swakeleys school fashion show for teachers. They could ham it up more, but the kids think it is fun.