Folk Art Weather Vane
Pupils observe weather vanes and explore their purpose and history and create a miniature weather vane from cardboard or wood.
3rd - 6th Visual & Performing Arts 7 Views 1 Download
Getting the Most out of Teaching with Newspapers
No matter what subject you're teaching, you'll find some fun and innovative ideas for using newspapers in your classroom with a helpful resource. Based on Getting the Most Out of Teaching with Newspapers by Rebecca Olien, the series of...
4th - 7th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Exploring Folk Art Through Poetry
Students respond to folk art. In this art lesson, students analyze an object of folk art. Students consider the difference between fact and opinion when responding to art. They then write a poem inspired by their observation and...
2nd - 3rd Visual & Performing Arts
Pojagi Wrapping Cloth Designs
Students study the folk art form of pojagi wrapping cloth used in Korean culture. In this Korean culture instructional activity, students study examples of the pojagi art and discuss its features. Students work with cloth scraps to make...
5th - 8th Visual & Performing Arts
Islamic Art; Exploring the Visual Arts of the Middle East
The intent of this unit is to demonstrate some of the traditional arts of the Middle East. Extensive background information on the religion, culture, and nature of Islamic art found throughout the Middle East is provided. Each of the...
5th - 8th Social Studies & History