Teach your students about value with this galaxy painting lesson. In 3-4 sessions of about 40 minutes each, your students can master tints and shades while creating an amazing painting they will be proud to display. Teachers could easily connects to age appropriate science topics such as the solar system, the northern lights and light pollution.
Included is the three session lesson plan featuring the latest national art standards, Upper elementary through middle school objectives, procedures, materials list, anticipatory set and closure. You also get the value scale worksheet that I have used successfully in grades 3-12, a copy of the Feldman system of art criticism with student-friendly prompts for describing, analyzing, interpreting and judging works of art to strengthen your classroom discussions.
A teacher sample is included for your reference or to share with your students.