Why Lesson Planet?
Jackson Pollock's art appeals to young children. It's whimsical, fun, and accessible to them. Here is an art lesson which invites young artists to paint like Jackson Pollock. After viewing many of his works, they spread a large piece of paper on the ground and stand around the edges. Everyone squirts paint onto the paper from their paint bottles to create a class masterpiece. "Binky Barners, Art Expert," is the Arthur episode this lesson is based on.