Lessons


"A Tiny Seed"

Lesson: A Tiny Seed
Grade: Kindergarten
Type: Collage
Time: 1 hour
Supplies: Colored construction paper, glue sticks, scissors

Kindergarten lesson, centered around the growth of a plant. Collage art at its best! Your students will love tearing and cutting their way to a beautiful flower, while practicing their fine motor skills. 




"Starry Night Gone Wild"
Lesson: Starry Night Gone Wild

Grade: 1-5
Type: Drawing
Time: 1 hour
Supplies: Black construction paper, construction paper crayons or oil pastels. Bio on Van Gogh and some nice images of the real "Starry Night". 

1 st. - 5th. grade lesson centered around Vincent Van Gogh and his masterpiece "Starry Night". The children will observe his paintings and create their own using his odd brush stroke  




 "School of Fish" 
Lesson: School of Fish
Grade: K-1
Type: Printmaking
Time: 1 hour
Supplies: Colored construction paper, glue, scissors, paint

K-1st grade art lesson with a focus on the way fish swim in schools. Your students will practice (non-messy!) finger printing as well as make a collage. This lesson shows how everything is unique, even though it may be created using the same technique

                                                     




O'Keeffe inspired flowers



Lesson: O'Keeffe Inspired Flowers
Grade: K-5th
Type: Drawing
Time: 1 hour
Supplies: Construction paper crayons or oil pastels, black construction paper, pictures of Georgia O'Keeffe's art.

K-5th grade art lesson centered around Georgia O'Keeffe's work. Students will learn to see flowers in a different way, by drawing them close up like O'Keeffe. 




Lesson: Spring Trees
Grade:1-5
Type: Printmaking/Drawing
Time: 1 hour
Supplies: White construction paper, black, white and pink paint, q-tips, paintbrush.

Art lesson for 1st to 5th graders with instruction on how to draw a tree with a paintbrush, add blossoms, and discuss the different changes trees undergo during the seasons.