Now updated for Google Digital Use. Integrating English Language Arts and Fine Art is wonderful way to increase student literacy. In this lesson students create a piece of artwork based on the "Where I'm From" poem template. In this lesson they will learn to match up visual elements and emotions to
Jim Dine is known for bold colorful paintings and fun designs. These two art lessons focus on hearts with bold patterns and delightful colors. Students will be introduced to the paintings of Jim Dine.
This 24 page pdf features easy to follow art lessons, complete with full color photos. These less
Mixed Media Art Lesson: Pencil Drawing Over Watercolour PaintingStudents develop an understanding of how different mediums (ex. watercolour paint and pencil medium) can be used together to create a unique vision that is evident of personal expression.Students learn that creativity in visual arts can
This high school art or middle school art drawing assignment builds a connection between language arts and visual art through the use of metaphors. Students look at the use of metaphors and symbolism in art and apply that understanding to create their own metaphorical self-portrait. At the end of th
***Perfect for both Middle School and High School Art Classrooms***Start the year strong and jumpstart the fabulousness with fun and engaging creative projects that help you get to know your students, establish an attitude of excellence and build community in your classroom all at the same time.Less
Get to know your students, build community in your art room and watch the creativity flow into these beautiful visual autobiographies designed within the covers of a hardback book.Students will create gorgeous colorful layouts based on questions designed to tell their own personal story. Lesson is b
This AP® Studio Art (Advanced Placement® Art) project is great for both 2D Design and Drawing portfolios or an advanced level art class. This project focuses on creating layers through mixed media and blurring the lines between the figure/ground relationship. The PowerPoint included in this bundle h
This mixed-media rainbow project is perfect for ages 3+ and is perfect for Spring, weather units, St. Patricks, and combines art + science for a perfect STEAM project!
Digital Download includes 3 PDFs:
PDF #1: "Mixed-Media Rainbows" Lesson Plan (included materials needed, detailed step-by-step dir
In this lesson students use a tea bag to create a piece of art that communicates something that they love. This is a great lesson to teach how limits can enhance creativity. When art is finished students participate in a classroom critique.In this lesson student will learn to:•Go through the process
Perfect as at the beginning of a class or semester, or even as a break, this quick lesson has students create a mixed media art using magazines and their own artistic voice. Introduce students to Romare Bearden whose artwork was inspired by memories of past events and favorite places. Bearden is an
In this lesson students create a two hands, one that represents their past and one that represents their future, learning how to tell a story through their art.
Students fill out a graphic organizer writing out words or phrases that remind them of their past and things that they hope for in the fut
Learning how to express a personal feeling or opinion through a work of art is an incredibly important step in becoming an artist. This assignment is meant for advanced art or AP® level art students and focuses on turning personal inspiration into a mixed media visual work of art. This project is pe
Middle School Art Project: Macro Animal Eyes (Mixed Media)In this lesson you will EXPERIMENT with different art media to learn how they interact with each other. You will THINK CRITICALLY about how the effects created by applying media together in specific ways can be utilized to accomplish unique e
Create a chickadee themed winter art project and use the planning pages for a winter nature walk and journal write to bring the winter spirit to your classroom.
This product includes a visual and text Step-By-Step video or PDF presentation to allow for a demonstration in your classroom and a studen
This digital download is a PDF presentation style file that can be used a printable lesson outline or a substitute plan, or a visual to show to students as the lesson progresses.
In this lesson students will learn how to create geometric shapes that have the illusion of three-dimensional form usin
This is sure to be a fan favorite as you get to know your entire class while creating this Family Album using an ordinary hardback book - a collaboration of Visual Autobiographies from each student in your room. This album will set the tone for student focus on expectations and excellence in the com
This middle or high school art lesson is a mixed media art project using collage and painting. It contains:A presentation in both Google Slides and PowerPoint format with video demonstrations.A PDF that students can scan and see presentations from their own devices even if you do not upload them to
Creative Overload is a given with this fun and engaging mixed media project!Students create a series of 3-page layouts in their hardback books (or sketchbook) by choosing 3 ideas from a selection of 12 inquisitive and imaginative prompts. Great project for early finishers, as a fun/free day exercise
These mixed-media jellies are open to creative interpretation and each child's jellyfish will excitedly convey their personalities and joy!
Digital Download Includes Three PDFs:PDF #1: Lesson Plan
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Struggling to find time in your day to plan, prep, AND teach art? In my first few years of teaching, I depended heavily on craftivities and directed drawings to fill my "art" time - there was just too much to prep! While there is nothing wrong with those activities, they can't replace an art lesson
This Autumn Art Project is a great way to experiment and create an artastic art piece for Fall! Students will use paint, paper, and oil pastel to create mixed media leaves. This are piece is a great way to reflect the colors of fall and to let students experience layering mediums and materials to cr
Scrambling for engaging activities for your elementary art students during digital learning? This Google Slides presentation will provide all the instruction needed for students to create their own Nature Mixed Media Art!The presentation includes:IntroductionConnection to cave paintings and land art
This PDF lesson presentation can be used as a printable lesson guide, or as a slideshow presentation to direct students through the steps of the project.
This lesson explores a variety of art supplies and techniques, such as chalk pastel, baking soda paint, cutting, gluing, drawing, blending, and
Introduce Mixed Media to your 5th-8th grade student with this classroom tested lesson. This took (5) forty-minute classes with my fifth grade students in an urban school district. The video demonstration is for faux calligraphy and includes tricks for working with and without a calligraphy or chise