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High School Painting or 2D Design Course: A Semester Long Curriculum

Grade Levels
8th - 12th, Higher Education, Adult Education, Homeschool
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321 pages
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  1. Get everything you need to teach every single day of the year in 5 different visual art courses. This visual art curriculum is 2D focused, with some sculpture included in the Intro to Art curriculum, It includes yearlong curriculums for Introduction to Art, Advanced 2D Art, and AP® Art. It includes
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This lesson pack includes everything I use to teach my high school level painting course. Included are 7 take home projects plus activities, sketchbook assignments, critiques, and more to help students grasp the painting concepts for acrylic painting, watercolor painting, oil painting, and mixed media. You will not have to plan a single day of class for an entire semester with this art lesson plan pack.

Items included in this zip file:

-Semester long timeline

-Supply list


-Get to Know you handout

-10 student handouts

-1 teacher aid handouts

-2 technology tie activities

-9 lesson plans

-12 PowerPoints

-6 rubrics

-5 grading checklists

-5 critique sheets

This lesson plan pack is also great to use in an 8th grade or 8th grade advanced level art course, a 2D Design course, or the lessons could be taught in your own order mixed in with drawing, sculpture, and other art lessons.

In total there are over 300 pages of handouts, lesson plans, PowerPoints, and everything you need to teach for a semester. If purchased individually this would cost $52.00. If purchased all together it only costs $40.00.

Each of my classes builds on the last. This painting course builds on the lessons and techniques introduced in my Introduction to Art course and Drawing course. Check out the yearlong curriculum here. Check out my drawing course here.

Check out my painting II curriculum here.

My Advanced 2D Design and AP Art classes build on the lessons and techniques taught in my painting class. Check out the next level in my Advanced curriculum (available at a bundled discount) here.

Check out my other products here.

Below are links to the individual products included in this bundle. In addition to these products are items that are not included on Teachers Pay Teachers (such as the syllabus, supplies list, final project, etc.)

Folder to sketchbook lesson

Visual journal lesson (handouts in this link are not included in this bundle, lesson plan, instructions, and PowerPoint are)

Color mixing and color theory lesson

Abstract acrylic lesson

Introduction to watercolor lesson

Watercolors and white space lesson

Introduction to oil paint lesson

Artist inspiration lesson

All products are 100% made by me.

Total Pages
321 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
1 Semester
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