Pixel Self Portraits- STEAM Art Lesson

Art Teacher in LA7th & 8th Grade STEAM Art Lesson- Pixel Self Portraits

I LOVE this project! These are the BEST!!! Fun way to include a self portrait into the STEAM Art curriculum.

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Solar System Mono Prints

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5th GRADE SOLAR SYSTEM MONO PRINTS

This is a great lesson for a STEAM Art curriculum or in our our school 5th grade has a unit on the Solar System. The kids had a blast printing their planets.

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Oil Pastel Rockets

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KINDERGARTEN SPACE ROCKETS IN OIL PASTEL

The Kindergartners love this project… Easy “Simple Shape” Drawing and a nice intro to oil pastel for the little ones.

                                    

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Panda Drawings- Charcoal Value Study

 

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Charcoal Value Study- 6th Grade Panda Drawings

I did this lesson over 2 weeks with my 6 Graders. This was the first lesson of the school year. Reviewing sketching, values & shading. The full body Panda Drawing  with the simple value scale was a pretty easy lesson. The second panda eating bamboo with a background was a perfect step up from that.

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Middle School Pi Day Cityscapes

MIDDLE SCHOOL PI DAY ART

Starry Night City Scape. Here’s a fun Middle School Art Lesson to celebrate Pi Day (March 14th).

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STEAM Art Project-Middle School Bicycle Paintings

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BICYCLE WATERCOLORS

MIDDLE SCHOOL STEAM ART

I teach art for a 7th/ 8th grade STEAM elective. This project incorporates engineering thinking with drawing & painting.

               

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