Activities

Through Georgia’s Eyes offers a great story about an influential 20th Century artist. On these next few pages you will find activities to further your understanding of Georgia, the author Rachel, and the illustrator Julie.

  • Synesthesia — (page 1)
  • Collage — (page 2)
  • Writing Activities — (page 3)
  • Library of Congress Road Map Activity — (page 4)

Synesthesia

In her video, Rachel mentioned that Georgia experienced Synesthesia in such a way that she heard sounds when viewing certain objects and colors.

Can you imagine what different colors or images might sound like? Some examples to get you thinking…

Can you draw what different sounds look like? Here are some sounds Georgia might have heard in New Mexico:

Birds chirpping
Cricket
Howl
Wind