A Space to Create Art

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By A Space to Create Art
This Robot Creativity Workbook is full of fun printable activities to inspire creativity in classrooms everywhere. From trading cards, to drawing and writing prompts, you're students will love these worksheets.Printable writing prompts and creative
Subjects:
Visual Arts, For All Subject Areas, Writing
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Printables
$5.50
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By A Space to Create Art
Printable Dr. Seuss collaborative door poster with written reflection worksheets, bookmarks and hat/tie sheets. For the collaborative mural students use color key to color their worksheet, then cut it out and assemble the pieces to create a finished
Subjects:
Visual Arts, Writing
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, Homeschool
Types:
Activities, Printables, Bulletin Board Ideas
$5.00
10 ratings
3.9
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By A Space to Create Art
This is such a fun and easy lesson for students to learn about warm and cool colors and the process of Batik. The final result is quite amazing considering they are created using only crayons and white copy paper! Here's what's inside: PDF Lesson
Subjects:
Arts, Visual Arts, Autumn
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, Homeschool
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Printables
$4.00
14 ratings
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By A Space to Create Art
This lesson is a great way to get to know your students and makes a great display. Parents love this project! Students learn about organic/geometric lines and shapes and create a poem based on an "I am..." poem template. Here's what's inside: PDF
Subjects:
Arts, Visual Arts, Poetry
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, Homeschool
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Printables
$4.00
6 ratings
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By A Space to Create Art
This Product includes a worksheet version of Elf Legs with Directions, Writing prompt with large writing lines, Writing prompt with single writing lines and Large Elf Legs to use as an art project. Also includes a few examples of student work. This
Subjects:
Creative Writing, Visual Arts
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Fun Stuff
$4.00
5 ratings
3.6
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By A Space to Create Art
Printable writing prompts and creative activities are packed into this Circus Creativity workbook! It includes printable writing prompts and activities that will inspire creativity in your students. Great for substitute lessons, after kids are
Subjects:
English Language Arts, For All Subject Areas, Writing
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Workbooks, Activities, Printables
$5.50
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By A Space to Create Art
An hour lesson plan good for elementary classroom teachers, art teachers alike! These art lessons are based on children's literature. Including "Ish" by Peter Reynolds, "There's a Nightmare in my Closet" by Mercer Mayer and "Snowmen at Night" by
Subjects:
Creative Writing, Visual Arts, Literature
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, Homeschool
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Lesson Plans (Bundled)
$8.00
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By A Space to Create Art
This bundle of Elementary Art lessons includes the Elements and Principles of design poster set for your room as well as full lessons and activities for your classroom. Easy to teach and learn many of these lessons also tie-in with other subjects
Subjects:
Arts, Art History, Visual Arts
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, Homeschool
Types:
Lesson Plans (Bundled), Activities, Printables
$114.00
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By A Space to Create Art
An hour lesson plan good for elementary classroom teachers, art teachers alike! All you need is construction paper, colored chalk and imagination. This is an art lesson based on children's literature. The lesson begins by reading "Snowmen at Night"
Subjects:
Creative Writing, Visual Arts, Literature
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, Homeschool
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), PowerPoint Presentations
$4.00
13 ratings
4.0
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By A Space to Create Art
An hour lesson plan good for elementary classroom teachers, art teachers alike! All you need is paper, tissue paper, glue, black markers, brushes and water! This is an art lesson based on children's literature. The lesson begins by reading "Ish", by
Subjects:
Creative Writing, Visual Arts, Literature
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, Homeschool
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), PowerPoint Presentations, Printables
$3.00
10 ratings
4.0
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By A Space to Create Art
An hour lesson plan good for elementary classroom teachers, art teachers alike! All you need is painting paper, construction paper, colored chalk, black markers, straws and paint! This is an art lesson based on children's literature. The lesson
Subjects:
Creative Writing, Visual Arts, Literature
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, Homeschool
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), PowerPoint Presentations, Printables
$3.00
10 ratings
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By A Space to Create Art
Get to know your new students with this fun, engaging activity perfect for back-to-school. Students create their own self-portrait using their hand print, zentangle designs narrative describing who they are. Art lesson centers around creating a
Subjects:
Creative Writing, Arts, Visual Arts
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Homeschool
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), PowerPoint Presentations, Activities
CCSS:
RL.9-10.2, W.9-10.3, W.9-10.3c, W.11-12.2b
$6.00
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4.0
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By A Space to Create Art
Printable writing prompts and creative activities are packed into this Monster Creativity workbook! It includes printable writing prompts and activities that will inspire creativity in your students. Great for substitute lessons, after kids are
Subjects:
Visual Arts, For All Subject Areas, Writing
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Printables
$5.50
3 ratings
4.0
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By A Space to Create Art
This Art lesson, video and and activities are based on the book Inch by Inch by Leo Lionni. It includes a detailed lesson plan with measuring, writing prompts, science fact sheet, cartoon panel prompt and coloring sheets for early finishers!The
Subjects:
Measurement, Visual Arts, Spring
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, Homeschool
Types:
Unit Plans, Bulletin Board Ideas, Video Files
$6.50
21 ratings
4.0
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

I am a secondary art teacher and yearbook adviser at a large Title One public high school. I attended one of the top art schools in the country, The School of The Art Institute of Chicago, with access to the world class art museum The Art Institute of Chicago and all of the art held within. I have also had experience teaching students from age 3 to adults through full time teaching, adult painting classes and volunteer work. After working as an Advertising Art Director at one of the top advertising agencies in the world, FCB Chicago (Foote, Cone and Belding), I became a mother. I stayed home with my 2 beautiful boys while they were young and went back to the University of Idaho to attain my teaching degree when my youngest was 5 years old. While still being a full-time mom I achieved a 4.0 in my studies at University of Idaho. Since receiving my first art teaching job at University High School in Spokane, WA I have taught Introduction to Art, Elements and Principles of Art, Drawing, Painting, Sculpture, Pottery, Art Portfolio and Yearbook.

MY TEACHING STYLE

I like to teach lessons in a way that all students can be successful and at a large Title One school with a wide variety of students with varying experience and ability levels, that can be a challenge. One way I enable students to be successful is to teach students how to go through the creative process, from thumbnails, to small studies, to final art, giving them multiple chances to learn from mistakes. I start by presenting the entire project including the assessment guidelines. Once presenting the lesson I demonstrate key skills throughout the project. My projects usually range from a week to 3 weeks. I believe in allowing students time to do their best work, but also want them to stay motivated and will often give small deadlines within the project. Once going through the process student work comes out better because they've learned from any mistakes and gained confidence throughout the process. At the elementary level the process is always more important than the outcome whether they are working on a project from scratch or coloring a worksheet.

HONORS/AWARDS/SHINING TEACHER MOMENT

Rated 'distinguished' level on teacher evaluation from 2014-present. Received my teaching degree with a 4.0 GPA.

MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

BFA in Studio Art - The School of The Art Institute of Chicago; Lake Forest College; Teaching Credential from the University of Idaho, Moscow, ID

ADDITIONAL BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

Feel free to contact me anytime at tptaspacetocreate@gmail.com, I'd love to hear from you! You can also visit my blog at: https://aspacetocreateart.com.

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