Figure Drawing Teacher Resources
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Second graders participate in a demonstration where the teacher chooses a student and uses the student in a figure drawing. They study the repetition of a color throughout the picture and how the color repetition makes the eye follow that color through the picture.
2nd Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 3 Downloads
New Review Dance with Your Fingers, Draw with Your Toes
Pair dancing, music, and art into one elementary activity. Using the work of Henri Matisse and Rudy Autio as inspiration, kids spend a few days listening to music that fits the moods of various pieces of art, then work on their own paintings.
2nd - 3rd Visual & Performing Arts 12 Views 6 Downloads
Chinese Brushwork Gesture Drawing
High schoolers explore Chinese art methods. In this art lesson, students recognize the beauty in Chinese painting and then work with arabesque relationships in order to create their own Chinese brushwork gesture drawing.
9th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 11 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
Picture Your Future
Fifth graders use Career-O-Rom-A interactive software to investigate various careers in which they are interested. They examine the clothing associated with their career choices and workplaces. They list ten careers which still appeal after research.
5th 21st Century Skills 3 Views 9 Downloads
Movement-Proportion-Greek Vase Figure Drawing
Young scholars begin the lesson by drawing figures doing different activities. As a class, they view artwork on Greek vases and discover how the political situations affect the drawings on the vases. They draw their own scene to place on a vase and review the impact of positive and negative space.
9th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 2 Downloads
Miriam Schapiro Action Figures Collage
Students create a background with a marbling technique. They plan and create a figure from assorted papers, mixing solids and patterns. Students glue the figure to the background, and embellish negative space with glitter.
3rd - 8th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 9 Downloads
Keith Haring and P.E. Fun Day
Students draw examples of physical movement or gestures based on the artwork of Keith Haring. In this art appreciation and drawing lesson, students observe and describe common features in the artwork of Keith Haring. Students draw poses of a favorite activity they participated in during P.
1st - 2nd Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 0 Downloads
Explore contour and shape with your class as they complete a hand drawing. This resource outlines important points to focus on as you teach learners of any age how to successfully draw a human hand using a contour or single-line technique.
1st - 8th Visual & Performing Arts 4 Views 4 Downloads
New Review Creating a Civil Rights Quilt
After individually researching the lives of amazing individuals who fought for equality during the civil rights movement, your learners will each design a square to be added to a class civil rights quilt that represents a prominent figures from the movement.
8th - 10th Social Studies & History 3 Views 0 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Minute Physics: What Is Dark Matter?
It's hard to explain stuff you can't see! But, this animated stick-figure drawing describes dark matter and how we know it exists. It likens the galaxy to a merry-go-round, holding the stars on their circular path. The one-minute explanation is sufficient, and makes a fun addition to your astrophysics unit.
1 min 7th - 12th Science 3 Views 1 Download
Four Mathematics Lessons for Grade 9
These four lesson plans build algebra skills for working with numbers in exponential form and for examining triangles. Be aware that in the text, scientific notation is referred to as index notation and the laws of exponents as the laws of indices.
7th - 9th Math 23 Views 223 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Marching to the Beat of a Different Drum
Henry David Thoreau and Linda Ronstadt? Ann Tyler and Pete Townshend? Joyce Carol Oates and Pearl Jam? This richly detailed plan pairs classic literature with contemporary music and asks learners to analyze how the theme of conformity is developed in different mediums.
10th - 12th Language Arts 17 Views 86 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Students discover that charge movement through a circuit depends on the resistance and arrangement of the circuit components. In a hands-on activity, students build and investigate the characteristics of series circuits. In another activity, students design and build a flashlight.
3rd - 5th Science 4 Views 8 Downloads