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A well-developed art lesson is always great to have around. This lesson on portrait drawing includes a full procedure, modifications, background information on artist Chuck Close, recommended websites, and a few thoughts from the lesson's developer. Portrait drawing using the grid method can be your next great art project.
Young scholars utilize the isometric drawing tool on a computer. They create a 3-D object that could be built. Students practice moving cubes with the tool. They determine exactly how many cubes it takes to create an object. Young scholars compare their objects with each other.3
Learners find the area and perimeter of regular polygons and composite figures and examine the effect on the area and perimeter of a figure if the dimensions are multiplied by a constant. The nine page worksheet contains thirty-seven problems. Answers are not included, but the worksheet is designed to accompany Chapter 9 of the Holt Geometry book.
Seventh graders will learn to create the illusion of depth on a two dimensional surface using the technique of perspective.Analyze famous works of art and photographs of local architecture and identify how each is using perspective. Apply knowledge of light source and value to enhance the depth of the drawing.
Young scholars practice observation techniques to improve their drawing skills. In this drawing technique instructional activity, students assess drawing as an art media and discuss realism. Young scholars view examples of animal drawings and practice drawing using shape, contour, value, and detail.
Learners, after exploring various forms of contour lines and practice drawing them, produce a unique pencil drawing. Included in detail are blind contour lines, contour lines, contour lines "with help," structural plane, format/picture plane and composition. They sketch a contour drawing of their hand in their sketchbooks.
RAISE - Rural Alliance for Improving Science Education has put together an incredible lesson on fractals. Examples using Mandelbrot Sets, Sierpinski's Triangle and Koch's Snowflake are discussed with activities for each. There is a worksheet in which measurements are made on a segment of a river using 3 different scales. Note: There is a computer lesson for those who have access.