Preschoolers Explore Art Media

Preschoolers Explore Art Media

Each lesson encourages the students to discover, invent, and express their visual ideas and feelings. Students will use drawing, painting, mixed media and clay. Each lesson will have a line drawing warm-up.

Grade Pre-school
Content Area Fine Arts
Key Benchmark Standard 1: Explore and experiment with a variety of expressive media

Standard 1: Use art materials to explore and express moods and feelings
Art Form Visual Arts
Art Benchmark
School Year 2006-2007
Artist Anita Broennimann
Unit Plan
Comments

Assessment Appropriate use of tools and materials; creative expression:



Lesson Plans


LP 1 Making Colors

Students will be using watercolors for exploring primary and secondary colors. They will paint three large dots slightly overlapping each other using one of the three primary colors for each dot.

LP 2 My Favorite Flower

Students will paint their favorite flower using tempera paints.

LP 3 Valentine's Day Cards

Students will create a Valentine’s Day card using crayons

LP 4 Mask-Making

Students will cut out and paint a paper mask.

LP 5 Decorating Masks

Students will glue decorations onto their masks.

LP 6 Designing with Clay

Students will make a flat, round wall plaque out of clay and press designs into it.

LP 7 Painting Ceramics

Students will paint their ceramic wall plaques.



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Lesson 5: Decorating Masks
Lesson 5: Decorating Masks
Lesson 5: Decorating Masks
Lesson 6: Designing with Clay
Lesson 6: Designing with Clay
Lesson 6: Designing with Clay
Lesson 6: Designing with Clay