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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 13 Views 13 Downloads
The Mother Culture of Mexico: The Olmecs
Sixth graders study the Olmec civilization. They develop a map of Mexico and a map of the area of the Olmec civilization. They research Olmec art, religion, and architecture. They construct Olmec symbols including giant heads, altars, and sculptures.
6th Social Studies & History 18 Views 98 Downloads
Young scholars 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 3 Views 9 Downloads
Lesson Plan: Symbols & Community
Sand mandalas are transitory art forms that are created by a group for the purpose of healing. Upper graders learn how Tibetan monks create these amazing works of art, and study symbolism and metaphor. Then pupils work together in a series of community building activities before collaboratively creating their own work of art.
6th - 10th Visual & Performing Arts 8 Views 12 Downloads
Color Values and the Hungry Caterpillar
Get ready art teachers, here is a cute and creative way to teach little ones about analogous colors. They'll use clay to mix several shades of green, using blue, green, and yellow. They'll use their analogous greens to create little caterpillars, which they will hang on to as they read the popular book, The Hungry Caterpillar.
1st Visual & Performing Arts 4 Views 5 Downloads
Modeling Mania Math Topic: Using Models
Students examine problem solving techniques when working on spatial problems. They discover how models, sketches, and drawings can be used to understand on something works. They design a model of a bridge using given dimensions and materials.
4th - 5th Math 3 Views 11 Downloads
Discovering Shoes, Step by Step
Students discuss and write about their interpretations of the art. They compare and contrast the numerous types of shoes and how they are used in a certain time and place. Students memorize the Shel Silverstein's poem, "Ickle Me, Pickle Me, Tickle Me Too.
4th - 6th Language Arts 3 Views 2 Downloads
Mix-It-Up Sponge Painting
Students experiment working with sponges to mix colors, marble, etch and make a sponge print. They brainstorm all the possibilities for various art techniques utilizing sponges and washable paint. Each student remembers to incorporate in their prints line, shape, form, color and texture.
1st - 6th Science 3 Views 2 Downloads
Majestic Taj Mahal
Students research the history and background to India's architectural masterpiece Taj Mahal. They assess how this building reflects the influences of several cultures and then construct a replica of this magnificent marble structure.
4th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 6 Downloads
Stained Glass Ornaments
Students research stained glass to learn how it is made and where and why it has been used. They discuss famous stained glass makers such as Louis Comfort Tiffany and John La Farge. Students craft a seasonal symbol using art techniques that create a stained glass effect.
K - 6th Social Studies & History 3 Views 2 Downloads
Stone & Bone Inuit Carvings
Students research information about Canadian Inuit history, geography, and culture. They study many forms of art created by the Inuit, including sculpture with stone, animal bones or teeth, and other items found in their northern Canada environment.
1st - 6th Science 3 Views 8 Downloads
Dreams and Dinosaurs
Students explore the 3-dimensional geometric forms of dinosaurs from the Jurassic Period. They apply various construction and color-effect techniques in modeling an imaginary dinosaur. Students study a variety of pictures and models of dinosaurs.
K - 6th Language Arts 3 Views 2 Downloads
Fabulously Faux: The Rockford Frescoes
Students participate in various activities to introduce themselves to Fresco painting. In groups, they are assigned a specific aspect of the technique and they use the Internet to research it. They visit art museums and gather information about the artists.
7th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 2 Downloads
The History Of Dance And The Lifestyle Of A Dancer - Lesson 1
Second graders examine various dance styles in this Performing Arts instructional activity for the 2nd grade. The instructional activity is #1 in a unit of four lessons that examines the History of Dance styles and the lifestyle of a dancer.
2nd Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 22 Downloads
Your World, My World: Our Dreams
Students discuss their dreams for the future. In this character education activity, students illustrate their dreams for the future on large sheets of paper and share their views with a partner. Students incorporate proper listening techniques during the partner activity.
K - 4th Social Studies & History 3 Views 9 Downloads
Naturally Nubby Numerals
Students create numbers with personality. They discuss how people communicate using number, works of art, and words formed with letters. Students find examples of how personality can be reflected through shapes, colors, textures, and decorations.
K - 6th Language Arts 3 Views 0 Downloads