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Art Lesson One-Minute Faces Inspired by Alexander Calder
This no-prep, Alexander Calder-inspired art lesson introduces students to blind contour drawing, a warm-up technique in which the artist avoids looking at the paper while drawing with a continous line. The lesson is introduced with an observation and discussion of one of Alexander Calder’s wire scul
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Alexander Calder (Paper Sculpture Project, 9 Printables) Art Lesson,  Artist
Art is ... Alexander Calder (9 Printable Pages)This packet will introduce your students to Calder's kinetic mobiles, stabiles, paintings, prints, wire sculpture and jewelry.There are 6 open ended pages with examples of Calder's art work and blank spaces for the students to draw their own. (Copy, cre
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Alexander Calder Abstract Art
Alexander Calder was an American artist who created a new style of moving sculpture called mobiles. Although he is most known for his sculpture, his paintings are a great way to introduce this artist to kids. Easy to prep and using readily available materials, this abstract art project teaches child
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Alexander Calder and his MOBILES: PowerPoint, entrance and exit ticket
This is a full art lesson on Alexander Calder, and his MOBILES. You will find that using PowerPoint with cross curricular connections in both math and language arts makes this lesson a perfect one. This lesson was used for second grade, but there are applications for kindergarten and first grade.
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Artist Alexander Calder Montessori 3 Part Cards with Display Card
The purpose of 3 Part Cards is to enrich and enlarge a child's vocabulary, and to aid in the classification of the environment. This is typically done with no more than 12-15 cards per set. The cards are meant to give a small introduction to the child by opening their minds so they are internally dr
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Artist Study:  Alexander Calder Complete Integrated Unit (CCSS Aligned)
This is a fully integrated, highly engaging unit, inspired by Alexander Calder’s life and art! Activities are differentiated and incorporate ELA (reading, writing, phonics, language), math, technology, social studies, music, and art! You will find everything you need to implement this study, inclu
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Alexander Calder Problem-Solving Mobiles
This integrated reading and math activity offers a unique way for students to work with syllables and problem-solve by creating “balanced” mobiles, inspired by Alexander Calder’s invention. Both the SMARTBoard Notebook and a printable packet are included (so you don’t need a SMARTBoard to implement
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Alexander Calder PowerPoint Slideshow
This is a PowerPoint slideshow depicting the main themes of Alexander Calder’s artwork. Rich discussion notes are included! The presentation is meant to supplement a biography reading (reference included). Vivid slides and thought-provoking comments and questions will deepen children’s understand
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Artists as Art Is: Alexander Calder
Alexander Calder loved to tinker and make things from found objects. When he was 11, he made Dog and Duck from a piece of brass he found for his parent's Christmas present. Go on a virtual field trip and witness Calder's evolution from painter to world-famous maker of mobiles and stabiles. As with
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Alexander Calder Worksheet
A brief introduction to the artist Alexander Calder with a focus on his mobiles and stabiles.
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Alexander Calder Unit
This Alexander Calder Unit where students are asked to create their own mobile out of various found materials is easy to use and fun for all. This Unit Includes: Power Point introducing the Artist Alexander Calder Article Alexander Calder Article Reading Guide Quiz Test with Key
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Grade 4 Alexander Calder Inspired Wire Figures
This lesson introduces the wire work of artist Alexander Calder. Students view and discuss images of Calder's Circus before creating their own designs for wire figures in motion. Various wire sculpting techniques are explored as students take on the challenge of conveying implied movement in a 3D fo
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Alexander Calder Mobile Project - Lesson Plans and Planning Sheets
This Unit on Alexander Calder includes one-page lesson plans for each day of the unit. It also includes an individual planning or sketch sheet for students. Along with a planning sheet for group work. Included you will see: daily Essential Questions for students, agenda, material lists, questions to
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Alexander Calder Mobile Project Powerpoint
Use this powerpoint as a great way to introduce mobiles to your students. It includes images of Calder himself, his work, his studio, and notes for teacher use during introduction. I have also included a link to a great video for getting students excited about this project. The powerpoint also inclu
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Common Core Word Problems: Using Essential Details about Alexander Calder's Life
This is an integrated, differentiated math and reading activity, inspired by Alexander Calder’s life and artwork. Children read interesting vignettes about Calder, determine the essential details and numbers, problem-solve, and show their work in figuring out the solution Two differentiated levels
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Alexander Calder Timeline
Create a timeline of Alexander Calder’s life! Your students will read about important events in her life, sequence the dates, and illustrate, all in an innovative format. Also included in this package is a “How To Teach Kids About Timelines” SMARTBoard Lesson and independent activity so they can p
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Alexander Calder Compound Word Standing Mobiles
Combine words to create new compound words--put these on a standing mobile, inspired by Alexander Calder’s invention. Children will practice combining smaller segments to read longer words and enhance their vocabulary. This integrated ELA and Art activity includes a detailed lesson plan and printa
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Balanced Equation Circus Trains:  An Alexander Calder Connection
A unique, differentiated common core problem-solving activity! Integrate math and art to create a circus train, inspired by Alexander Calder’s traveling circus or any circus book or theme. Many varying levels of difficulty included to meet everyone’s needs! Detailed lesson plan will help you impl
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Balance Equations with Alexander Calder
Two Common Core Math Activities to support students’ understanding of balanced equations, addition, and number relationships. Two differentiated versions to challenge problem-solving at all levels!. Detailed lesson plan and printables included! This activity is part of an Alexander Calder Artist
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Alexander Calder Power Point (Mobiles and Wire Sculptures)
This PowerPoint presentation is an excellent summation of Alexander Calder's life and art (specifically his mobiles and wire sculptures). This presentation incorporates inspirational quotes from Calder, many picture samples of his artwork, as well as links to videos pertaining to his art. This Powe
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The Sculptures of Alexander Calder
This is a power point presentation in (pdf format) about the artist Alexander Calder and making a mobile or free standing sculpture. includes the following... - including brief details of various types of mobiles a free standing sculptures. - including the correct terminology (mobile,etc...) - colo
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Alexander Calder Info Presentation
This is a powerpoint presentation about Alexander Calder. I teach about Calder during my weights and balances unit. After learning about Calder, we create mobiles using sticks and yarn to hang in the classroom.
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Grade 4 Alexander Calder Inspired Abstract Faces
This lesson introduces the graphic work of artist Alexander Calder. Students incorporate the use of primary colors, lines, and patterns as they create abstract faces inspired by Calder's work. The lesson was designed to take one to two 45-minute classes to complete.
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Art Lessons for Kids: Alexander Calder Powerpoint Presentation
This 13 slide easy-to-use presentation allows you to introduce your students to the artist Alexander Calder. Calder was an American artist who created a new style of moving sculpture called mobiles.This project has been classroom-tested for Middle School students, but can also be adapted for older o
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