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Icons, Isotypes, Symbols and Semiotics

Icon: Resemble’s its Reference. For example, we represent this icon with mail.

Index: Associated with its Referent.

(Imagine an alarm and smoke)

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Why the White Dove is not the True Symbol of Peace

A few months ago, I came across a Q&A post on Reference.com regarding what the white dove symbolizes. The website said that the white dove symbolizes the Holy Spirit and is also a symbol of peace in regards to the story of Noahh (Noah). 1,575 more words


Teaching Peace & Conflict to Grade 1

PYP Unit 1: Sharing the Plant (Peace and Conflict)

Central Idea: Seeking peaceful solutions to conflict helps us to get along better.

Grade level: 1st Grade (5-6 year olds) 109 more words


Quote of the Week

Think of as symbols – we’re the dream that humanity creates to make sense of the shadows on the cave wall…

– from American Gods by Neil Gaiman

Wednesday November 23rd, 2016

Do you ever think about how your generation could be represented by a few simple images? How a multitude of individuals can be described using basic icons? 309 more words