A Crafty Idea Have your students create 'junk art' by reusing products that are usually thrown away.
A Little Kandinsky For All Have students create an abstract composition based on the later works of Wassily Kandinsky using primary colors and lines.
A Painter for Mother's Day: Mary Cassatt Students use art reference books to locate reproductions of artwork by Mary Cassatt and complete a pastel art painting.
Aborigine Turtles To study the art style of the Aborigine people of Australia. To learn about Aborigine Dreamings or stories. To use a limited palette and repeating patterns in a design.
Are You Sleeping? Students participate in a measurement lesson focusing on length. They use their feet as the unit of measurement for furniture in the classroom and at home. They then sketch the pieces of furniture they measured.
Arts Careers Expose your students to the great variety of careers that demand the knowledge, skills and attitudes that students gain through their learning in the visual arts.
Artwork About Friends The Olympic Games provide an opportunity to make friends with people from around the world. This activity encourages students to create artwork that celebrates the excitement of making new friends.
At the Corral Down at the ranch' students learn dotted eighth/sixteenth note rhythm pattern using percussion instruments and alternating from 'corral to corral' in groups of 4-6. They play the pattern while listening to selected American western theme songs.