Visual and Performing Arts Teacher Resources
Expose the art realms to your class with this beautful array of teacher resources. Whether it's drama, music, film, dance or visual arts, learners will hone their creative skill in no time as they discover different forms of expression.
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Beyond the Visual: Multisensory Fun with "Garden Party"
Learners explore the images in the "Garden Party" art piece. In this visual arts lesson, students view the "Garden Party" and identify the connections between their own lives and the painting. Learners discuss the feelings the painting evokes.
Pre-K - K Visual & Performing Arts 19 Views 24 Downloads
Gateway to the Arts
Students redesign a dead space in the school to create an interesting and stimulating visual environment. In this art design activity, students look at how to redesign architectural space and research ways to enhance a space. Students then interview faculty and students before beginning preliminary sketches for the space.
9th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 14 Views 6 Downloads
The Art Lesson
Explore visual arts and illustrations by reading a picture book with your class. Begin by reading the book The Art Lesson about a writer and illustrator who collaborate on their books. Next, have your class answer study questions about the book and review art vocabulary through a whole class discussion.
K - 3rd Language Arts 18 Views 170 Downloads
Crazy for Cubes: Art and Science
This is a very skeletal lesson, but provides a very interesting teaching idea. Learners discuss Sol LeWitt and conceptual art, then analyze the differences in expressing a concept through model based inquiry and aesthetic art criticism. They develop a geometric, scientific, or mathematical concept, then create an artistic image to represent it.
4th - 8th Visual & Performing Arts 20 Views 47 Downloads
Art and Artists: Diversity of Learners Adaptation
Students determine the style of place cards as well as how to display phots of artwork. They organize and design an art museum for parents and other students to enjoy. Students create place cards to explain the artwork, artist, as well as information regarding the culture of the artist and the time period in which the artwork was created.
5th - 7th Visual & Performing Arts 12 Views 15 Downloads
Good Readers Visualize
Students explore reading. In this visualization lesson, students practice, creating images in their minds while listening to the story The Vegetables Go To Bed, by Christopher King. They listen to the story and then draw what they visualized while listening; they share these pictures in a group discussion.
1st - 2nd Language Arts 27 Views 35 Downloads
A Critical Look at Aboriginal Art
Students observe art from different Aboriginal cultures. In this art evaluation lesson, students discover the different traditions of cultures from the Pacific North West. Students judge the art from these cultures with a specific criteria.
4th - 7th Social Studies & History 26 Views 71 Downloads
Students design a PowerPoint presentation to illustrate their understanding of portraiture art. In this art history lesson plan, students gather information of portraits through history and discuss the artistic techniques used by making a multimedia presentation.
3rd - 5th 21st Century Skills 24 Views 48 Downloads
Trip to an Art Gallery
Have your Spanish speakers give museum tours with this interactive plan. To simplify this entertaining idea, bring in art pieces and create a gallery in your very own classroom. Provide the names of different works of art and have your class conduct research to prepare for the tour.
11th - 12th Languages 20 Views 17 Downloads
Responding: "Guerrila" Art
Eighth graders are introduced to performance art as a way to respond to important current-day issues in society. Pupils create their very own original art work using photography and poetry. These three lessons do a nice job of, not only encouraging creative thinking, but enticing your charges to produce excellent artistic products.
8th Visual & Performing Arts 12 Views 5 Downloads
Erase A Lack Of Art Projects
Students investigate the concept of art and how it can be created in many different ways. They create class projects and the purpose is to communicate something that was learned. Then students answer questions to establish the reasons to support art education.
1st - 5th Visual & Performing Arts 13 Views 6 Downloads
Art Immersion Month, by Neil Waldman
Students examine studio art and develop an appreciation for art. In this art immersion instructional activity, students complete original drawing and design assignments. Students also study the work of selected famous artists.
2nd - 8th Visual & Performing Arts 14 Views 18 Downloads
Activity Plan Mixed Ages: Let's Have a Musical!
Students perform songs in order to encourage creative expression, language, and social development. In this musical instructional activity, students first brainstorm as a class to make a list of all of the songs they sing at school. Students then divide into small groups to plan what song to sing and how to perform it.
Pre-K - K Visual & Performing Arts 11 Views 3 Downloads