Tag Archives: themes

Believe, Dream, Inspire 6th grade work

My Art fits the “Dream” theme because the girl always wanted to fly at night, not knowing where she is. I am playing with my idol, the one who inspires me to become a professional soccer player, Lionel Meesi. I dream … 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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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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2011-2012 Themes

I have already been thinking about themes for next year, especially after the NAEA conference. “Celebrate Diversity” the PTA theme of course. Teacher Portraits:  The teacher portraits with the 7th graders went SO well this year I am going to … Continue reading

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2010-2011 Themes

In my middle school studio classroom, we use the TAB model and media related centers to create artwork based on themes. I really like this way of guiding students to create art because it mimics a lot of real life … Continue reading

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