WEEK: 28 DATE: March 29, 2015

 Nursery/Pre-Kindergarten/Kindergarten: Paper roll Owl s

We will be learning about the world of owls with this simple exercise. Students will create their own owl using cardboard rolls. Whooo knows who’ll be the best?!!

First/Second Grade: Coat of Arms

            Students will be exploring their heritage with creating their own coat of arms.

Third/Fourth Grade: Octagon Drawing

We will be learning about geometric art and how math applies to art. Students will be making their own octagon drawings using rulers. After they connect the vertices, students will make their own patterns using color and shapes.

 

Fifth Grade: Octagon Drawing

We will be learning about geometric art and how math applies to art. Students will be making their own octagon drawings using rulers. After they connect the vertices, students will make their own patterns using color and shapes.

 

 

 

 

 

 

WEEK: 24 DATE: March 9, 2015

Nursery/Pre-Kindergarten/Kindergarten: Sea Turtle Resist Painting

This week we will be exploring the deep sea with our friends the sea turtles. We will be practicing our shapes making skills with oil pastels. Students will use watercolor to paint the background and sea turtle.

 

First/Second Grade: Bottle Cap Flowers

Students will be learning about recyclable art. We will be using bottle caps to make different collages. Students will work out their ideas before gluing their pieces together.

 

Third/Fourth Grade: Chinese Brush Landscape Painting

We will be turning our attention to Chinese brush painting.   Students will learn about different effects can be created through using different amounts of water and ink. A slideshow presentation will give students some exposure to the long history of brush painting in Asia.

Fifth Grade: Chinese Brush Landscape Painting

We will be turning our attention to Chinese brush painting.   Students will learn about different effects can be created through using different amounts of water and ink. A slideshow presentation will give students some exposure to the long history of brush painting in Asia.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

WEEK: 23 DATE: March 2, 2015

Nursery/Pre-Kindergarten/Kindergarten: Bird Cage Picture

This week we will be making a bird cage drawing using mixed media. Students will create their own bird and design their own cage.

First/Second Grade: Underwater Pastel Scene

We will be exploring the world under the sea. Students will create a background using paint. They will learn about tone and value as they go from white to blue. After their grounds have dried, they will make jellyfish in the foreground.

Third/Fourth Grade: Shoe Drawing

We will be working on our observational skills in making a drawing of our shoes. Students will be using compressed charcoal and will be using various methods of rendering and shading.

Fifth Grade: Shoe Drawing

We will be working on our observational skills in making a drawing of our shoes. Students will be using compressed charcoal and will be using various methods of rendering and shading.