Sample Video 133: Visual Arts 218: Mark Hemmer, Blacksmith and Farrier

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Mark Hemmer is a blacksmith and farrier in Union, MO. Making his living shoeing horses and crafting tools, he fell into this line of work decades ago after wanting to learn the basics of how to shoe his own horse.  Since then, he has worked on countless horses and created a workshop enviable by any craftsman.  In addition to tending to his clients’ horses, he enjoys making tools in his shop.  Watch him as he both hot shoes a horse and then creates an ornate hoof pick in his shop.

Student Tools

Student Tool 66: Video Reflection Worksheet

Students can use this activity on their own to share their learning and insights about any video they watch independently, and this Student Tool can also be used in conjunction with Teacher Tool 318: Sharing Your Insights Through A Reflection Worksheet as part of a classroom or homeschool activity. This tool can be used with any video on the Educate.Today website.

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Student Tool 75: Predict, Reflect, Question Student Worksheet

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Student Tool 81: Meet the Artist Video Reflection Student Worksheet

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Teacher Tool 318: Cross Curricular Activity--Video Reflection

This teacher tool, accompanying the video above, provides an Interdisciplinary activity that invites students to complete a reflection worksheet to share learning and insights they gained by watching the video. This tool can be used with any video on the Educate.Today website.

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Teacher Tool 593: Meet the Artist Video Reflection

This activity is designed to be used in conjunction with any of our "Meet the Artist" videos. In addition to learning objectives, standards, teacher instructions, and evaluation options, it also includes a copy of the student worksheet (Student Tool 81) that is also provided separately on this web page. To see any of our "Meet the Artist" videos, just type "Meet the Artist" as your keyword search.

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