Mrs. Patterson

Hello Golden Eagles!  I hope you are all doing well and enjoying this time with your families.  Below are some art activities that you can work on while you are at home.  Feel free to email me pictures of any of your artwork.  I would love to see what you are working on!

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Here are some PWCS approved websites for art lesson plans and activities

1.  Dick Blick:
art lesson plans for all ages

2.  Kinderart:
art lesson plans for all ages 

 3.  Keith Haring Kids:
art lesson plans and coloring books for all ages 

4.  Artsology:
art games and videos for all ages

5.  Incredible Art:
art lesson plans, games, and online activities 

6.  School Specialty:
art lesson plans for all ages 

7.  PicassoHead:
create a digital Picasso Portrait

8.  Lunch Doodles with Mo Willems:
learn to doodle with Mo Williams

9.  Ducksters:
learn about famous artists and art from ancient cultures

10.  Jarrett J. Krosoczka's YouTube Channel:
popular children's author offering free lesson plans

11.  Arts Integration from the Kennedy Center:
lesson plans for online learning

12.  National Gallery of Art:
lesson plans and resources for online learning

13.  NGA Kids Art Zone:
National Gallery of Art's interactive offerings for kids

What you can practice at home:


1.  identify, draw, and cut out shapes:  circle, square, triangle, rectangle, oval, etc.
2.  draw different types of lines:  straight, wavy, zig zag, diagonal
3.  spatial relationships:  top, bottom, left, right, beside, on top of, etc.
4.  collage:  cutting and gluing
5.  drawing from observation

1st Grade:
1.  weaving with paper
2.  patterns:  alternating and repeating
3.  primary colors
4.  geometric and organic shapes:  drawing and cutting
5.  drawing from observation

2nd Grade: 
1.  primary and secondary colors
2.  color mixing with paint, markers, or colored pencils
3.  drawing various lines:  vertical, horizontal, zig zag, wavy, diagonal, curved, dotted, spiral) 
4.  creating patterns
5. drawing from observation
6.  collage

3rd Grade:
1.  texture:  visual and actual
2.  color schemes: warm and cool
3.  weaving with cardboard, yarn, fabric, rubber bands, or other materials
4.  geometric, organic, free form shapes
5.  drawing from observation
6.  symmetry

4th Grade:  
1.  elements of art:  color, form, line, shape, space, texture, value
2.  principles of design: balance, emphasis, movement, pattern, proportion, variety, unity
3.  shading with pencils, colored pencils, paint, or other materials 
4.  monochromatic color schemes
5.  drawing from observation

5th Grade:
1.  linear perspective drawing (one point perspective)
2.  portrait drawing 
3.  shading with various materials
4.  zentagle patterns/complex patterns
5.  drawing from observation
6.  use Microsoft Paint to create a drawing



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