Art Elements, Principles of Design Activities with Formative Assessments: This packet is designed to help the Educator to increase formative assessment in art analysis, and creation of works that align with Common Core Standards. The lessons teach: Shapes, Color, Value, Texture, Balance, Pattern, Movement, Emphasis, and Rhythm.
Art history/analysis and multiculturalism is introduced 8 of the lessons. Each lesson guides the student through the brainstorming process through thumbnail sketches. Each sheet should take one hour. This packet works nicely to keep large classes engaged. The lessons also help the student to tailor his or her art to personal interests or curricular themes. Samples and examples are included in the student packet. This packet could be used for 15-16 hour long classes.