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Architecture: CAD Design
Students apply computer-assisted design programs to develop sketches and technical drawings for a three-bedroom house. Working together, they develop strategies for presenting their designs, investigate building codes, and hone skills using design software during this 16-20 week program.
10th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 14 Views 34 Downloads
Getting to Know Yourself
After studying some of the world's great artists and how they created self-portraits to express a feeling, learners practice drawing techniques to create their own. They study their faces in the mirror, discuss self-expression, feelings, and artistic techniques, then create an oringnal and expressive self-portrait.
1st - 8th Visual & Performing Arts 24 Views 51 Downloads
How Watersheds Work
What better way to learn about the watershed than to have your kids act it out themselves? This activity gets them moving and thinking as they simulate the Atlantic Ocean (could be adjusted geographically), estuaries, creeks, and rivers. Enhance the activity by misting them with water to represent a storm!
K - 3rd Science 5 Views 25 Downloads
Lesson: A Garden Party of My Own
Kids look at a beautiful work of art to practice grammar, make connections from life to art, and sketching. They identify all the parts of grammar they see in the image, discuss what they see and do on a picnic, and then draw an imaged family gathering.
K - 5th Visual & Performing Arts 17 Views 149 Downloads
Cereal Box Project
Challenge your class with this fun and engaging engineering design project. The goal, to create a brand new cereal complete with a list of ingredients, a name and logo, and a box to hold it in. Starting with a survey to determine the needs of the target market, students continue on to design possible solutions, build prototypes, and calculate the costs involved in manufacturing their product.
4th - 8th Math 57 Views 32 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Above, On, and Below
This boating picture is missing a few things! Scholars practice common prepositions and counting as they add details to a scene. They follow specific directions by drawing two birds above the boat, three fish below it, and two ducks on the water.
Pre-K - 1st Math 3 Views 22 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Poems: Itsy Bitsy Spider
Act out the "Itsy Bitsy Spider" rhyme with youngsters. Learners observe visual instructions before completing the corresponding actions, then draw the spider into a scene. Finally, they write down rhyming words that have the ai spelling pattern (rain, again).
K - 1st Language Arts 4 Views 40 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Reading Practice: Boris the Brainiest Baby
Boris is the smartest baby around! Beginning readers can use this short story excerpt to practice reading comprehension and fiction elements. They read the story and then discuss what they think he will do next. Scholars create an illustration of the story, then write a sentence or two about Boris.
K - 2nd Language Arts 27 Views 105 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Here is a fun drawing activity that is sure to develop listening, shape recognition, drawing, skills and eye-hand coordination. The class doodles over an entire page based on the instructions they are given. This resource includes instructional activities for both younger and older learners, related links, and thinking questions to discuss after the art is created.
K - 8th Visual & Performing Arts 6 Views 101 Downloads
Learners draw, and then paint three-dimensional bottles to practice shading which shows shape and perspective. The step-by-step process for creating dimensional still life art is outlined, which makes teaching art an attainable task. Oil pastels, watercolors, and heavy construction paper is needed to complete this project.
K - 6th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 24 Downloads
Circles of Life: Writing About Wildlife
Take little ones outside for a scientific observation and investigation. The class treks through the school yard to observe living things in the environment. When they return to class, they engage in a think aloud activity, are introduced to writing with a scientific purpose, and create journal entries.
K Science 8 Views 16 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Understanding Proportions and Scale Drawings
Proportions are ratios found using multiplication or division. Middle schoolers solve measurement problems, find a figure's missing dimension, and find the distance between two points. Resource features four lesson plans with detailed procedures, and hands on materials to elucidate and practice the concepts.
7th - 8th Math 69 Views 500 Downloads
Introduction To Scale Drawings
Real-life math is really great! In groups, learners measure objects in the classroom. After comparing measurements, they determine a scale and create a blueprint of the classroom. They discuss the purpose of using scale drawings in real-world situations.
6th - 8th Math 13 Views 66 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Poems: Eating Treats
Which poem is best? Your kindergarten class follows along as you read three different poems. They decide which one they like best, then draw a picture to illustrate it. The class can also discuss why they chose the poems they did. A great way to get little ones thinking critically.
K Language Arts 3 Views 17 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Learning 10 - Write the Word
Focus on the number 10 as part of a series of worksheets for young counters. First, they trace the word ten and print it once or twice on their own. Next, learners draw 10 bottles onto an image of a brick wall and examine sets of bottles to determine how many are in each (one is done for them here).
Pre-K - K Math 3 Views 5 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Redistricting: Drawing the Lines
Difficult redistricting concepts are covered in a context that will make it understandable to your government scholars. They begin with a KWL on the term redistricting and then watch a video to answer some questions. They analyze political cartoons using a graphic organizer (included), focusing on satire.
7th - 12th Language Arts 30 Views 103 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Think IT, Draw IT, Make IT: Cooperative Sculpture Making
Students identify and describe characteristics of minimalist sculpture. They work in groups to create an original minimalist sculpture, using careful written and mathematic documentation.
4th - 6th Visual & Performing Arts 13 Views 13 Downloads
Classic Still Life Drawing
Provide your young artists with an opportunity to study the masters and their techniques to become skilled at drawing still life. They discuss and view images from artists like Degas and Michelangelo, practice drawing techniques such as parallel line shading, and then create a still life on toned paper.
4th - 9th Visual & Performing Arts 6 Views 60 Downloads