Tag Archives: Art

Animals in Art

In the first week of January we learned about Animals in Art. Using our textbook, a slideshow of examples and class discussion we prepared ourselves to create some animal art. We learned how artists have been using animals as subjects … Continue reading

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The Sculpture Center: 2007

The Sculpture Center contains a variety of  reusable and recycled materials that students can use to build 3-D objects. Before the sculpture center is opened we have a class lesson on WHAT is sculpture. We look at tons of slides … Continue reading

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Art Teachers Using Technology

Kris Fontes and Tricia Fuglestad are 2 teachers that I have admired for quite some time. I was excited to see these videos that Craig Roland of Art Teacher’s Guide to the Internet made and learn a little bit more about … Continue reading

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The Digital Art Center: 2007

I am so lucky to have great technology in my district. We have nice LABS, teacher presentation centers, math and science teacher have portable laptop labs and all block teachers get 6 great computers in their room. However, art teachers … Continue reading

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After School Art Club

My art club (grades 6-8) has been a little different each year. The first year was with a special grant and the SOLE purpose was to create tiles for a public art project. This was a short term thing (10 … Continue reading

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