Science and Art: Habitats: Rocky Coastal Waters- Acadia National Park

Science and Art: Habitats: Rocky Coastal Waters- Acadia National Park
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The second in our Habitat series, Habitats: Rocky Coastal Waters - Acadia National Park is now available. This unit contains information specific to the habitat of the rocky coastal waters and connects fun art lessons and science together while bringing Acadia National Park to your classroom.

Acadia is a beautiful national park located in the state of Maine along the Atlantic Ocean. It is a destination your students will love to learn about while gaining an understanding of the rocky coastal habitat.

Project One creates a beautiful layered mixed media landscape with paints, oil pastels and painted paper details

Project Two creates large painted plant life common to the rocky coastal waters of the Atlantic Ocean

Project Three creates a painted paper lobster with geometric shapes with oil pastel details

Project Four creates a painted paper crab in a mixed media environment

Project Five creates a lighthouse constructed out of easy, basic shapes with fun details

These art lessons are easy to follow while being successful and fun for students.These lessons cover grades 1-4, but any age will love creating these projects.

Each project requires 1-2, 40-minute art sessions depending on grade level.

Included in this 42 page pdf:

Step by step full-color photo tutorials for each lesson

Background information on Acacdia and lesson subject matter

Vocabulary words and learning objectives

Supplies needed for each project

Reproducible Handouts

Reproducible Artist Statement

I Can statements

National Core Art Standards checklist

Vocab cards

How To Make Painted Paper

Hi, I’m Laura Lohmann and I have been teaching Art for 20 years in Ohio. I love teaching students fun and exciting projects and hope that you will find my projects enjoyable for your students. I enjoy seeing my students start with a blank canvas and explore using art materials to create beautiful masterpieces.

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42 pages
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Teaching Duration
90 minutes
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