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Indigent Filipino Architecture

11-13 yrs old

14-18 yrs old

18+ yrs old

Service Learning & Social Good

History

Art and Design

This module explores the genius of Filipino native and indigenous architecture using the 3D space afforded by Minecraft.

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Submitted By: Martin Gomez

June 5, 2017

Skills

  • Critical Thinking
  • Creativity
  • Citizenship

External References

Wikipedia - Indigenous Architecture - Philippines
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Indigenous_architecture#Traditional_Architecture_.28ethno-architecture.29_of_Philippines

Handy quick reference on Wikipedia on what indigenous Filipino architecture is.

Learning Objectives

  • Get an introduction to native Filipino architecture Deepen understanding of its roots Strengthen bonds with culture, history, and identity Foster cross-cultural understanding Promote peace

Guiding Ideas

What does native or indigenous Filipino architecture look like?

How has this evolved through time?

What are differences and similarities of these across the different regions in the Philippines?

What are differences and similarities of these across ASEAN or Southeast Asia?

What are differences and similarities of these across Asia?

What are differences and similarities of these across the world?

Student Activities

Read the required readings about said topic.

Search about indigenous Filipino architecture using image search engines such as those of Bing.

Create a OneNote page to collate research and findings.

Make logical connections using collated materials.

Create own structure in Minecraft using research and findings.

 

Performance Expectations

Understand the different components and unique identifiers of native or indigenous Filipino architecture, and demonstrate this knowledge by building structures in Minecraft that showcase these identifiers.

Skills

  • Critical Thinking
  • Creativity
  • Citizenship

External References

Wikipedia - Indigenous Architecture - Philippines
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Indigenous_architecture#Traditional_Architecture_.28ethno-architecture.29_of_Philippines

Handy quick reference on Wikipedia on what indigenous Filipino architecture is.

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