Capitol Visitors Center, Post-Visit Lesson Plan, Grades K-3
Students visit the Texas Capitol Visitors Center. They review the importance of the Lone Star as a state symbol. They create a collage of Lone Stars using various print media (newspapers, magazines, travel literature and advertisements.)
K - 3rd Social Studies & History
Flat Shapes in Three Dimension
Students explore sculpture. In this lesson about finding sculpture ideas in movement and rhythm, students make 3-dimensional shapes. Students create a sculpture paying attention to balance, rhythm and repetition. Students will understand...
3rd - Higher Ed Visual & Performing Arts
Looking and Learning in the Art Museum (Grades K - 5)
Scholars participate in a visual arts lesson with a trip to an art museum. As they view different works of art, learners experience a drawing exercise and discussion about the differences between an original piece of artwork and a...
K - 5th Visual & Performing Arts
Lesson: Transformational Tapestries
Art can be found anywhere, even in the class recycle bin. El Anatsui is an artist that uses found materials to create two and three-dimensional art. Kids examine his techniques, discuss the differences between found art forms, and then...
1st - 5th Visual & Performing Arts