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Food Sciences RubricThis is a bundle of a Food Sciences Expectation Description, a Food Sciences Rubric, and a Food Sciences Expectation Rubric. Set the standards in your class by making it very clear what you anticipate and expect from your
Subjects:
Life Skills, Classroom Management, Cooking
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Handouts, Assessment, Rubrics
$4.00
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Make Optical Art using pencils, lines and a technique of adding light and dark values to create an optical illusion of curves and form.See the Op Art Video PreviewThis 20-page PowerPoint includes a time-lapse of creating the finished project.
Subjects:
Art History, Visual Arts, Graphic Arts
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, Homeschool
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), PowerPoint Presentations, Rubrics
$5.00
$4.00
10
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HERBS AND SPICES - Lessons, Review and QuizSee the Herbs and Spices PowerPoint Video PreviewAlso available in Herbs and Spices Bundle.Teach your students the difference between herbs and spices with this 56-page PowerPoint presentation. Twenty-two
Subjects:
Health, Life Skills, Cooking
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Higher Education, Adult Education, Homeschool
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Other, Thematic Unit Plans
$6.00
$4.80
9
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Art - Picasso's Blue Period ProjectAfter studying Picasso and understanding what his Blue Period was, students will brain storm current situations which could lead to similar feelings of sadness. Students will create a painting using a
Subjects:
Art History, Visual Arts
Grades:
9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Higher Education, Adult Education
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Worksheets, Projects
$5.00
$4.00
10
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I learned how to make Celtic Knots when I belonged to a Calligraphy Guild. I typically present this to my grade tens. After learning how to make Celtic Knots, the techniques progress to an Illuminated Initials or Batik assignment. I presented
Subjects:
Art History, Visual Arts, Other (Social Studies - History)
Grades:
9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Higher Education, Adult Education, Homeschool
Types:
Worksheets, Handouts, Printables
$5.00
$4.00
8
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Happy 150th Birthday Canada! I have created a word search of the Canadian National Parks, an internet search worksheet with information every Canadian student should know about the National Parks of Canada and a Canada Gray Jay worksheet. You
Subjects:
Canadian History, Geography, Informational Text
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Higher Education, Adult Education, Homeschool
Types:
Research, Worksheets, Activities
$1.50
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Photography 101 - Terms and VocabularyPhotography students should know vocabulary and terms which apply to their digital cameras and computer image programs.This is a great offering to teach, review, and summarize terms and vocabulary you want your
Subjects:
Visual Arts, Graphic Arts, Other (Arts)
Grades:
9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Homeschool
Types:
Other, Worksheets, Handouts
$3.25
2
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Art - Monochromatic Color Scheme WorksheetUse this worksheet for students to practice mixing tints and shades of one color to create a monochromatic color scheme. This is a great exercise when introducing Picasso's Blue Period Project. Students
Subjects:
Visual Arts
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Higher Education, Adult Education, Homeschool
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Minilessons
$2.00
5
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This lesson is for teachers who have previous clay experience and know the basics of pinch, coil, and slab building. Included is a two-week unit including various hand building projects in very descriptive terms which you would expand with your
Subjects:
Vocabulary, Visual Arts
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, Higher Education, Adult Education, Homeschool
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Worksheets, Rubrics
$5.00
$4.00
3
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By Art Skills for Life
Teach Excel Spreadsheets by making it fun!No stuffy textbook lesson here!From scratch, you will complete the following:Enter data in cellsFormat the data and numbersApply cell bordersCreate an Excel tableApply cell shadingFilter your dataSort your
Subjects:
Computer Science - Technology, Business, Instructional Technology
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Higher Education, Adult Education, Homeschool, Staff
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Handouts, Excel Spreadsheets
$5.00
$4.00
2
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By Art Skills for Life
Everything you need to teach dry point etching as a printmaking unit. This is a 30-page PowerPoint of instructions, prescribed learning outcomes, lesson plan, examples, history, and assessment rubrics. This is a complete presentation. All you
Subjects:
Art History, Visual Arts, Graphic Arts
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Higher Education, Adult Education, Homeschool
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), PowerPoint Presentations, Unit Plans
$5.00
$4.00
1
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Make masks! Using plaster impregnated gauze, create masks that fit students perfectly. This is a two-for-one project - a plaster mask which can be finished on its own, and a clay mask which will be pressed inside the plaster mask to make a
Subjects:
Visual Arts
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Adult Education, Homeschool
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), PowerPoint Presentations, Projects
$5.00
$4.00
6
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Specialty Soups - Three Worksheets1. Word Search2. Match Ingredients to Soup3. Match Country of Origin to SoupSoups: AvgolemonoBinignitBorschtBouillabaiseCock-a-leekieGazpachoGoulashGumboMinestroneMisoMulligatawnyScotch BrothVichyssoiseWor
Subjects:
Vocabulary, Life Skills, Cooking
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Higher Education, Homeschool
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Handouts
$3.25
6
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By Art Skills for Life
Three Herbs and Spices Word SearchesThree word searches included. Answer keys included. Please have a look at the preview provided above. This is a great addition to the Herbs and Spices PowerPoint Or better yet, in the Herbs and Spices Bundle!My
Subjects:
Health, Other (Specialty), Cooking
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Higher Education, Adult Education, Homeschool
Types:
Worksheets, Handouts, Printables
$3.25
4
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By Art Skills for Life
Introduce your students to simple, easy to make, easy to succeed, easy to clean up, and easy to do at home or school recipes.I used these with a grade 6/7 class. Time was short and so recipes needed to be quick and easy.Teach your students life
Subjects:
Health, Life Skills, Cooking
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, Homeschool
Types:
Worksheets, Handouts, Rubrics
$5.00
$4.00
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Photography students can get creative while learning how to adjust shutter speed, aperture and ISO settings by creating Light Paintings using their digital cameras and small laser lights.Provided is a 12-page editable PowerPoint to show your class,
Subjects:
Visual Arts, Other (Arts), Computer Science - Technology
Grades:
9th, 10th, 11th, Higher Education, Adult Education, Homeschool
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), PowerPoint Presentations, Activities
$5.00
$4.00
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An excerpt: As an art student, your skill in dealing with art must progress beyond the "I like it" or "I don't like it" stages associated with "gut" feelings. Full appreciation of art demands open-mindedness from the observer. Willingness to
Subjects:
Visual Arts
Grades:
10th, 11th, 12th, Higher Education, Adult Education, Homeschool
Types:
Worksheets, Handouts, Assessment
$3.25
1
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This PowerPoint is the perfect way to teach your students about the potential health and safety concerns regarding art materials. Present this at the beginning of your course and know that you have covered this very important knowledge base. A
Subjects:
Visual Arts, Health, For All Subjects
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Adult Education, Homeschool, Staff
Types:
Teacher Manuals, Posters, For Principals & Administrators
$5.00
$4.00
3
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Georgia O'KeeffeAdd to your Georgia O'Keeffe lesson with this word search, 20 question worksheet, and teacher notes to get you started. Also included are web links to sites and movie files. Answer keys included. Be sure to check out these Georgia
Subjects:
Art History, Visual Arts, Women's History Month
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Higher Education, Adult Education, Homeschool
Types:
Worksheets, Handouts, Printables
$4.00
4
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Perspective - Six simple visual perspective strategies artists use to create depth in art.Watch the Preview!If you teach elementary art, this is a MUST for you, and for high school students as well. 24 slides in PDF form. A one page assignment
Subjects:
Art History, Visual Arts, Other (Arts)
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, Homeschool, Staff
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Other, Activities
$4.00
4
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