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Art Mrs. Engel
Ram Pride
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K-4  Themes *subject to change
September
k-2 Color and
observational drawing in science notebooks and nature journals.
3-4 Review the Elements of Art: line, Color, shape, texture, value and a focus on observational drawing in science notebooks and nature journals.
STEM: Observe and draw nature creating nature journal pages. Zinnia study and art project
Artist Study Da Vinci ,Georgia O'Keefe

October
K-4 National Hispanic Heritage Month: Explore Day of the Dead and All Saints art. Study Hispanic artists. 
Artist Study Diego Rivera and Frida Kahlo

November
K-4 H20 for life all school hallway mobile animal art

December 
K-4 H20 for life all school hallway mobile animal art
K-1 Complimentary color and line study
2-4  form and perspective

January
K-3
Value tints and shades
k-3 3D Sculptures: Paper, Clay
Value tints and shades
3D Paper sculpture

February
K-2 
3D continued  
3rd optical illusion
4th Optical Illusion art
 
March 
K-2 Shape reshape geometric animals,  
4 tints and shades abstract art
3 STEM Earth Materials Dwelling Project 
 
April  
K--3 Kieth Haring- drawing movement
4- Clay 

May/June 
K-3 ClayMatisse inspired collage vases and flowers 
Study of Henri Rousseau using analogous greens in an animal composition.
3 Cardboard relief painted composition
4-Perspective drawing -Escher 

By the end of the year all students will practice and demonstrate the elements of art, and a variety of art media, techniques and processes.

They will compare/contrast artists and art styles.

Throughout the year we will connect with STEM concepts and integrate art with other content areas.



 What's Up in Art       
STEM has come to our school!
 Throughout the year we will be doing STEM related activities in art. 

5-8  Themes *subject to change
September
5-8 Review elements and principles of art: Observational drawing unit: review basic drawing skills.
STEM: Observe and draw nature creating nature journal pages. Zinnia study and art project 
Artist Study Da Vinci, Georgia O'Keefe

October
5-8 National Hispanic Heritage Month: Explore Day of the Dead and All Saints art. Study Hispanic artists.
Artist Study Diego Rivera and Frida 
Kahlo

November
5-8 H20 for life all school hallway mobile animal art

December
5-8 H20 for life all school hallway mobile animal art
5-8 Form and perspective

January
Color and Abstract Art

5-7 Value tints shades silhouettes reflections
5th Color Mixing and optical illusion 
8th  Begin Life book Project: self portraits,  watercolor, printmaking, collage, digital art, metal foil relief 

February
5th paper mache masks Native American focus
6th Op Art
7th Op Art
8th Life book (see above} 

March
5-Tints and shades abstract art
6-7 Watercolor Techniques
8th- Life book (see above} Grid portrait drawing

April 
5th Fused glass, Paper Mache 
8th Life book (see above}
6-Grid portrait drawing
7- Choice project  
8th Life book (see above}Watercolor techniques

May/June
5th- Clay and perspective 
7th- paper Mache ancient greek, Roman, Egyptian art and clay
8th- Life Book, print making, metal relief

By the end of the year all students will practice and demonstrate the elements and principles of art, a variety of art media, techniques and processes.

They will compare/contrast Artists and art styles.

Throughout the year we will connect with STEM concepts and integrate art with other content areas.