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Art Lessons - Abstract Art For Kids Inspired by Chagall, Kandinsky, and Matisse

Art Lessons - Abstract Art For Kids Inspired by Chagall, Kandinsky, and Matisse
Art Lessons - Abstract Art For Kids Inspired by Chagall, Kandinsky, and Matisse
Art Lessons - Abstract Art For Kids Inspired by Chagall, Kandinsky, and Matisse
Art Lessons - Abstract Art For Kids Inspired by Chagall, Kandinsky, and Matisse
Art Lessons - Abstract Art For Kids Inspired by Chagall, Kandinsky, and Matisse
Art Lessons - Abstract Art For Kids Inspired by Chagall, Kandinsky, and Matisse
Art Lessons - Abstract Art For Kids Inspired by Chagall, Kandinsky, and Matisse
Art Lessons - Abstract Art For Kids Inspired by Chagall, Kandinsky, and Matisse
Product Description
Art meets informational text with these art lessons inspired by artists Marc Chagall, Wassily Kandinsky, and Henri Matisse. Activate students' imaginations as they observe and discuss art; work with the art elements line, shape, color, and space; read short artist biographies; and write about each artist, the artist’s work, and their own work.

Each art lesson in this bundle is also available individually.

Chagall-Inspired Surrealistic Drawing uses overlapping and positioning of contour drawings of simple and familiar subject matter.

Kandinsky-Inspired Abstract Drawing focuses on math vocabulary and helps develop students’ listening and interpretive skills.

Matisse-Inspired Geometric/Organic Collage Art Lesson uses geometric and organic shapes in warm and cool colors to create a composition that shows rhythm and movement.

Each lesson includes a one-page artist biography, a “draw and write” student response worksheet, and an art reflection worksheet.

Each lesson includes the following:

- a list of art concepts and skills addressed
- a list of materials needed
- targeted art vocabulary and related vocabulary
- suggestions for the use of related art works
- detailed steps for introducing the lesson
- step-by-step directions for the art activity
- ideas for extending or varying the lessons
- directions and suggestions for looking at and discussing art
- writing extension suggestions
- photographs of student work for reference
- photographs of student response charts
- informational text about the artist
- a “draw and write” student response worksheet
- an art reflection student worksheet

These comprehensive lessons are designed to teach art appreciation, art technique, and art analysis; and to foster authentic art-making and art education.

National Core Visual Arts Standards are listed at the beginning of each lesson.
This resource also includes a description of the National Core Visual Arts Anchor Standards and an overview of ways Art education supports other areas of the curriculum.

Because I teach in California, each lesson also includes a list of the California Visual Arts Standards addressed for suggested grade levels. Please note that listed grade levels are suggestions only; any of these lessons can be simplified or made more complex to work for any elementary grade.


For more art-making ideas and suggestions:
Start With Art -- perfect for back-to-school
Integrating Art Across the Curriculum Sampler Bundle - a collection of five integrated Art lessons
Making Time For Art -- a free download
Art Task Cards -- for early finishers or art centers

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I am a retired elementary classroom teacher, a former art teacher, an artist and a writer. I have a Multiple Subjects credential, a Single Subject credential for Art and English, LDS/ESL certification, a Master’s Degree in Elementary Education with a Mathematics focus, and Montessori certification. I have worked with all elementary grades, and with special groups including ELL, GATE, and At-Risk students. Creating Art With Kids and Share2Learn lessons and resources are designed to foster student creativity, choice, and independence, and to encourage authentic art-making. Consideration is given to developmental appropriateness, differentiation possibilities, and teacher individuality. For this reason, directions are general, expectations are open-ended, and clip art on student pages is kept to a minimum.

Ways to connect with me:
Blog: Creating Art With Kids
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Total Pages
21 pages plus covers, credits, and TOU
Answer Key
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