Dimensional Art Teacher Resources
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Lesson: Transformational Tapestries
Art can be found anywhere, even in the class recycle bin. El Anatsui is an artist that uses found materials to create two and three-dimensional art. Kids examine his techniques, discuss the differences between found art forms, and then work in groups to create their own art.
1st - 5th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 5 Downloads
Dimension in Art
Third graders consider space and the techniques artists use to create three-dimensionality within a painting or drawing. They examine works by Millet, Bruegel and Demuth and then create original drawings that explore the effects of dimension.
3rd Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 0 Downloads
Two-Dimensional Drawings from Three Dimensional Objects
Sixth graders identify and replicate two dimensional illustrations of three dimensional objects. In this spatial visualization lesson, 6th graders practice viewing objects from various sides. Student participate in stations to view various cube orientations.
6th Math 4 Views 14 Downloads
Three Dimensional Art of Vertebrates and Invertebrates
Students, during this twelve week series of lessons, learn basic anatomy through life sketches of human skeletons and shells. They learn fundamentals of line and convey life through sketches learning science through art.
9th - 12th Science 6 Views 26 Downloads
Visual Arts: Art in Public Places
Students create 3 dimensional art. In this sculpture instructional activity, students collect objects that represent their community's values to include in a 3 dimensional sculpture. Students write a paragraph explaining the chosen theme of their sculpture and work in groups to create a tableau with a "frozen body pose.
3rd - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 42 Downloads
Expressing Emotions Through Art Lesson 4: Everybody Celebrates
Students examine how feelings of caring and working together can be expressed in works of art, and define the terms two-dimensional and three-dimensional. They design and create celebratory hats using three-dimensional paper techniques.
K - 2nd Visual & Performing Arts 4 Views 8 Downloads
Expressing Emotions Through Art Lesson 3: Everybody Works Together
Students examine works of art that convey the idea of working together and analyze how artists use foreground, middle ground, and background. They use two-and three-dimensional materials to create a work of art.
K - 2nd Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 9 Downloads
Mixed Media Underwater Mural
Now this is the type of activity that can engage the whole class. After completing a unit on fresh water ecosystems and animal life, learners help design and create a three-dimensional mural. They use what they've learned in science to inform the choices they make in art.
1st - 8th Visual & Performing Arts 9 Views 13 Downloads
Making a Three Dimensional Model Ridgewood
Learners create a three dimensional model of buildings in Ridgewood. In this building lesson plan, students look at architectural sketches and blue prints of buildings. They design and create their own buildings from foam board and cardboard.
5th - 6th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 1 Download
A Geometric Field Trip
Third graders photograph examples of three dimensional shapes on a school grounds walk. In this geometric field trip lesson, 3rd graders collect and share examples of cubes, pyramids, prisms, spheres, cylinders and cones in photographs taken around school.
3rd Math 3 Views 14 Downloads
Discovering Math: Exploring Geometry
Apply geometric properties and formulae for surface area and volume by constructing a three-dimensional model of a city. Learners use similar and congruent figures and transformations to create a city of at least 10 buildings. They trade with classmates, who calculate surface area and volume of some of the structures.
6th - 8th Math 36 Views 244 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Looking At Art - How Do We Read Jewelry As Art?
Students work collaboratively to create small "museum cards" describing student-created metallic art. This instructional activity can be used as a cross-curricular extension involving one English class and one Art or Metalworking class and includes a final assessment.
9th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 4 Downloads
Students evaluate visual arts by creating furniture designs. In this three dimensional art lesson plan, students utilize the web to examine different artist renderings of furniture, sculpture and architecture. Students utilize paint to create a new design for an old wooden chair in their classroom.
6th - 8th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 1 Download
Downtown: Exploring Solids, Boxes, and Communities
Third graders spend time handling, observing, constructing, and describing three dimensional shapes. They discover strategies to compute the number of cubes that fit inside a rectangular box. Students work together in groups to create a box city.
3rd Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 14 Downloads
2: Isle of Shapes - Based on the Puerto Rico Quarter Reverse
Students identify both two and three-dimensional shapes. In this geometric shapes instructional activity, students listen to a teacher led instructional activity about the island of Puerto Rico. They look at the symbols and shapes on "Puerto Rico Quarter Reverse" on a transparency.
2nd - 4th Math 6 Views 28 Downloads
Fifth graders explore the art of puppetry. They design and create their own puppets using helium balloons. They create the three dimensional features for their selected mammals and felt shirts. They perform an impromptu play citing the information they found during their research.
5th Visual & Performing Arts 4 Views 5 Downloads