Are you a mainstream elementary teacher who is expected to also teach art education? Not quite sure where to begin? Start by introducing your students to a few of the art elements in this starter pack.
The elements covered in this starter pack include:
Each page gives a brief description of what the element is and then allows students to explore it.
Certain words you will have to teach into (that are not necessarily defined on the work pages) include:
Line: various types of lines such as dotted, wavy, curved
Shape: geometric, organic
Value: light vs. dark
Texture: simulated, invented
Model an example before sending students off to explore themselves. Check out how I used these work pages in my classroom. Teaching Art Basics
More elements and art focused products to come!