February Art Updates

We have had a wonderful art year so far.  With all of the art projects we’ve completed this year, our art supplies are dwindling down.  Click here to see the Wolf Canyon Art Wish List on Amazon. You can also click on the donations tab on the home page.

Kindergarten: Here are the completed textured hearts.

The students added foil, rubbed out the textures with a paper towel, and added black paint,

Tk: Watercolor landscape (Introduction to watercolors)

Artist study: Ted Harrision

Media and Materials:  White construction paper, black crayon, and watercolors

3rd Grade: Session 2 of Printed Cities

Media and Materials: Printing Ink, Gel Printing Plate, and a bayer

4th Grade: Polygon hearts

Math link: Polygons

Elements of art: Line, shape, and color (analogous colors)

Media and materials: oil pastels, permanent marker, rulers, and water colors

 

5th Grade: Session 2 Circuit Cards

 

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January 2020 Art Updates

Kindergarten:  Textured Hearts Session 1

Element of Art: Texture

Materials and Media:  Foam sheets, heart templates, construction paper, and glue

TK and Mrs. Gersten’s class: Pizza Collage

Element of art: Shape

Music connection: I am Pizza Song

Materials and Media: red Tempera Sticks, colored construction paper, and glue

Mr. Thomas’ SDC class: Mexican Mirrors

Cultural Study: Mexican Folk Art

Math Connection:  Symmetry and shape

Element of Art: shape and line

Principles of Design:  Balance

Media and Materials: Aluminum tiles, construction paper, and Crayola Construction Paper Crayons

Mrs. Simmon’s SDC Class (Session 2): Textured snowflakes

Science Connection: snowflakes

Math Connection: Symmetry

Principles of Design:  Balance

Media and Materials: broken CD piece, scissors, construction paper, and white Elmer’s Gle

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1st Grade: Painting with Straws (Session 1)

Cultural study:  Cat symbols in art from Japan, China, Egypt, Russia, and the United States

Art Process:  Blowing paint with a straw

Media and Materials; Oil pastels, black tempera paint with water, straws, and watercolor paper

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2nd Grade: STEAM lesson designing a playground, a shelter, and a new spieces of animal

3rd Grade: City Scape (Session 1)

Art Process: Printmaking

Media and Materials: Scratch Board, water colors and black ink

4th Grade: STEAM Lesson Landscape drawing inspired

Artist Study: Jenn Ariyani

Art Process: painting with Watercolor and Salt

Media and Materials: Watercolor, salt, watercolor paper, and thick &thin Sharpie

5th Grade: STEAM lesson-Light up cards

Science Connection: Make a circuit

Media and materials: copper tape, 3V Cell battery, light bulb, cardstock, permanent marker, and colored pencils.

6th Grade: African Animals on Carboard

Cultural Study: African Rock Art

Media and Materials: Cardboard, Oil pastels, white Elmer’s Glue, cardstock, adn chalk pastels

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