The spoken, written and creative expression in the mother language
The project Se queres saber o que é o Paluí…põe o teu dedo aqui! Viagem por histórias sonoras que a língua portuguesa conta born as a musical piece by Helena Caspurro and it was released with the same title on CD, in 2013, in celebrations of 40th anniversary of University of Aveiro, while promoting the development of Portuguese language and the creative expression through music. It involved around 600 children from kindergarten to primary school and their teachers, between 2014 and 2015 and under supervision of Centro de Recursos Educativos Municipal (CREM).
The artistic and visual expression: from school to university
This project had two proposes that were accomplished. The first one was to stimulate the teachers and professors to search for strategies and didactic resources that would enable to promote in a video, through music and arts, the first point: the spoken, written and creative expression of students. The second propose manages to promote de expansion of the expressive and imaginative processes of the children from an artistic and visual point of view. This propose was also extended to Design students from University of Aveiro. From those works that were made, artifacts came up as a way of conception and contemplation of scenarios, audiovisuals and graphics, for a performance (that happened on May 31st, 2015 at Cineteatro António Lamoso with the Caspurros’ band) and book’s illustrations that were published in meantime – like costumes, films/videos, characters, drawings, musical instruments…