This PDF file is an art lesson presentation on how to write artist statements for kids.
Use this presentation as a lesson outline with visuals for the students, print this as an outline for yourself or to share with a substitute, or print indvidual slides as handouts for students.
This lesson is designed for elementary students, but can also be adapted as an introductory lesson for higher grades.
Included in the PDF file are the following:
components of a great artist statement
student writing samples to critique
graphic organizer to discuss writing samples
artist statement prompts
artist statement checklist
ideas for displaying and publishing artist statements