Back to School Art Lessons - First Week Of Art Class

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  1. Get your Art Class ready with some great visual art activities!This is a BUNDLE product of 10 products from my store! This product will help you get your classes set and going with some great activities, time savers, warm-ups, introductions, skill building, technique other activities. Make amazing a
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Set your expectations high, explain classroom rules, explain in depth your expectation of the Creative Process, help your students understand expectations of an Art Proposal for their future projects, help them discover a theme to work with in their future projects, let them break the ice and get to know each other through artist versions of "About Me", design an artist logo, and with a creativity challenge not seen in my creativity challenge packs.

This lesson plan pack is appropriate for students in intermediate and secondary grades.

This fantastic package includes lots of handouts for that first getting to know each other week and the lesson plans to go with them that will allow for total participation from your students. The expectations in the creative process and how to communicate their ideas for proposals is in depth and the activities are light-hearted and humorous while keeping to the theme of art.

This is a great package to use on the first week before you jump into technical skill building and will allow you to set a fantastic tone for your year/term/semester and will ensure students have all had a chance to get to know each other and will allow for community to happen within your class as the days progress.

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See a sample of some of the handouts included in this product in the PREVIEW!

This Product Includes:
-Lesson Plan: The Creative Process and Art Project Proposal
-Handout: The Creative Process and Art Project Proposal
-Handout: Theme Ideas for Art Research/Projects/Portfolios
-Art Rubric
-Art Marking Sheet that matches the Rubric and can be scaled to your choice of grade.
-Lesson Plan: Student Introductions (About Me)
-Handouts: 2 different Student Introduction (Artist version of About Me) Handouts to use for different grades or at preference.
-Lesson Plan: What is Art and To Me Creativity Is...
-Handout: What is Art brainstorm and drawing activity
-Handout: To Me Creativity Is... brainstorm and drawing activity
-Handout: To Me Creativity Is... Full page, good copy drawing
-Lesson Plan: Design Your Artist Logo
-Handout: Design Your Artist Logo
-Lesson Plan: Welcome to Creativity - Creativity Challenge
-Handout: Welcome to Creativity - Creativity Challenge
-Posters: “Art Classroom Rules” and “Bring Your Sketchbook and Mark Makers”
-Classroom Management Self Reflection form for students to fill out should they find themselves not being able to follow the three classroom rules (Be Peaceful, Be apart of the Community, Work Hard) which needs to be signed by a parent.

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25 pages
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Teaching Duration
1 Week
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