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Visual Arts Sculpture, wood art,
Explore the development of wood art. In this art history lesson, students study the art work of Gary Stevens. They describe, analyze, and derive meaning from the art they see. They then write a theory about the artist's purpose for the work of art and support their answer with reasonable personal opinions.
K - Higher Ed Visual & Performing Arts 35 Views 145 Downloads
'Colors Grow' Booklet, Part 2
Second graders create the pages to their color booklets as they use the marbling technique. They'll discuss cool and warm color schemes and express the colors of the sun and water by marbling paint. Note: This is part two to a three-part activity, but it can be used as a stand-alone activity.
2nd Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 9 Downloads
New Review Cinquecento Italian Art
Da Vinci, Michelangelo, Raphael. High Renaissance, Counter Reformation, Post-Renaissance. Mannerism, Anticlassicism, Neoclassicism. Paintings, sculpture, and architecture from 16th century Italian Art are featured in a 153-slide PowerPoint, designed for AP art history and humanities classes, that would appeal to anyone interested in works from this amazing era.
10th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 1 Download
What a wonderful way to meld art and culture! Learners create art work in the Suminagashi style using this detailed lesson plan. This art form, which is Japanese in origin, employs ink to create beautiful results. This will be a hit with your class.
K - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 8 Views 44 Downloads
Lesson: Skin Fruit: Ideas of Empathy in Janine Antoni's Work
Kids get artistic as they explore the impact of art materials, sculpture, and performance. They discuss the work of Janine Antoni and then create a performance piece that reflects social or global issues they feel strongly about. The end result should be an empathetic, thoughtful, and highly engaging experience for the entire class.
9th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 4 Views 9 Downloads
Potters with some experience will enjoy trying their hand at using marbled slipware techniques on their hand-built plates. The step-by-step directions are illustrated, and tips and cautions are included in the resource. The packet also includes a bit of history of the process, a materials list, and biographical information about the potter.
9th - Higher Ed Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 0 Downloads
Paper Maché Mancala Game Boards
Seventh graders create three dimensional works of art from two dimensional plans, develop skills in papier-mach?? technique, utilize elements and principles of design to create 3-D form, and develop math/strategy skills in playing the game Mancala.
7th Math 3 Views 4 Downloads
Prints and Drawings in Contemporary Inuit Art
Students examine the contemporary Inuit prints and drawings in the National Gallery of Canada’s collection. For this contemporary Inuit art lesson, students look at work from 5 different areas, investigate Inuit printmaking, and make a print of an animal.
4th - 6th Social Studies & History 3 Views 16 Downloads
The Pietá by Michelangelo Buonarroti
Why is arts education so important? It builds critical thinking, analysis and creative problem-solving skills. Learners review the life of Michelangelo Buonarroti, and then analyze his piece, The Pieta. After that, they'll sculpt a human figure from three different perspectives to better understand shifts in light and scale in art composition.
7th Visual & Performing Arts 10 Views 9 Downloads
Looking for a good lesson on tessellations for your elementary schoolers? This one looks to be quite good! Pupils discover that a tessellation is any pattern of repeating shapes that cover a surface without overlapping or leaving any gaps. The lesson honors the fact that a tessellation is akin to an art project with the challenge of solving a puzzle.
3rd - 5th Math 10 Views 7 Downloads
Easy Tie Die
Perfect for summer camp, an after school program, or your classroom, these instructions will make tie-dying a breeze! Simple instructions and helpful images make tie dying a fun and easy project. Tip: Have learners predict the outcome of their intended design.
K - 6th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 5 Downloads
Lesson: Taking Risks & Making Comparisons
Kids are asked how an Indian mandala was made. They devise a hypothesis and then use colored sand to test if their guesses were correct. They document the experience, examine a mandala, and write a comparative piece about the differences in their artistic process and the Indian monk's artistic process.
K - 5th Visual & Performing Arts 6 Views 6 Downloads
Creating Glass With Colored Pencil
Students practice the artistic technique of drawing glass objects using colored pencils in this Visual Art lesson for the high school classroom. The lesson emphasizes the artwork of Audrey Flack and Ralph Goings and includes a short vocabulary list.
9th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 7 Views 18 Downloads
Zoom-In: What is a Mosaic?
Third graders design mosaics that reflect their school's culture. In this visual arts lesson, 3rd graders analyze primary sources available from the Library of Congress where they compare mosaics of the past to the cultures that produced them prior to creating their own.
3rd Visual & Performing Arts 8 Views 31 Downloads
New Review Cleaning Water
From their sweat to the water vapor in their breath, astronauts recycle every possible drop of water while in space. After watching a short video describing the different ways materials are recycled and reused in space shuttles, young scientists work in small groups designing, building, and testing water filters using common household materials.
3rd - 6th Science 13 Views 8 Downloads
Trash To Treasure Mosaics
Students take part in Earth conservation by creating trash art projects. In this recycling lesson, students discuss the benefit of reusing materials on Earth and examine art from ancient civilizations. Students utilize recyclable containers and cardboard to create mosaics similar to the style of past civilizations.
5th - 8th Visual & Performing Arts 12 Views 30 Downloads
Little Prince Planet, Part 2
Let's continue the fun with art and literacy in Part Two of the two-part lesson plan on symbolism and the story, The Little Prince. The class continues their discussion of symbolism in literature and art, as they paint the paper mache world they've created.
6th Visual & Performing Arts 17 Views 13 Downloads
Students examine the ancient art form of mosaics. They compare and contrast mosaics from different cultures and time periods then create and design their own mosaics using Crayola Model Magic. They blend primary colors, or add white to make new hues and allow it to dry overnight.
4th - 6th Social Studies & History 4 Views 10 Downloads