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“Draw Around the Room” Game

Opening the Drawing Center starts with the “Draw Around the Room” Game. I set out different drawing materials at each of my big art tables. Each table has materials and laminated technique/vocab cards and some examples of art in that … Continue reading

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Student Reflections

My favorite part of this artwork was i had fun making it and my least favorite part was moving all the textures into place because it was repetitive. I learned that a lot of of the best things are made … Continue reading

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What the Students say about Choices!

Today, at the end of each period, I asked my students what they thought of the unit so far. I told them how I am sharing this project with other teachers and that you all would love to hear what they … 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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8th Grade Portraits

Each of the images in this post is the Before (on the right) and the After (on the left) drawings of my 8th graders. Every year I am required by the state to administer a Classroom Based Performance Assessment to … Continue reading

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