Tag Archives: Art

Artists Develop

My 8th graders will be doing Artistic Habit units this year. Continue reading

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Time Challenge

Using themed challenges in a modified choice classroom continues to be the right balance between freedom and structure that my students need. Those that want to stretch and go beyond have the room to do so and those that can’t … Continue reading

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Collage Around the Room

My Draw around the Room activity has been popular. (Both with  my students and with my online readers!) Today I share my Collage around the Room activity. Just like the Draw around the room, this is an activity designed to … Continue reading

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New Themes

While I am still reading reflections and grading final artworks from the Studio Choice Challenge, it is time to move on to something else. I need to go back to tweak how the points work and how often to have … Continue reading

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Week One Projects

This student was in a group of boys at the drawing center trying to do still-life for the first time. They had been playing with my box of bones, bottles and stuffed toys that I have for still-life and trying … Continue reading

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