please keep in mind that time is always interrupting the plan in art therefore, some projects get cut short, not completed, or modified.
unit = long project that will take up almost a quarter or semester. ALL STUDENTS WILL CREATE AN ART BOOK PORTFOLIO THAT IS WORKED ON THROUGHOUT THE SCHOOL YEAR. MS STUDENTS WILL SUBMIT THEIR ART BOOK FOR END OF THE YEAR GRADE
1st Semester: 8th grade: Line chair design unit 7th grade: Leaf design/PRINT making unit 6th grade: contour art unit 5th: Line designs, contour/value drawings, radial art, initial collage 4th: Line designs, pos/neg shapes in designs, value paintings, space/perspective city and boxes, symmetry 3rd: Line Designs, shape collage, color wheels, texture, symmetry 2nd: curved lines, pos/neg shapes, primary & contrasting colors, 1st: LINES, SHAPES, PRIMARY DESIGNS, 3D OBJECTS Kindergarten: Alpha book
2ND SEMESTER: 8th grade: History/Design Surrealism black/white line and texture designs unit 7th grade: History/Design Impressionism Landscapes painting unit 6th grade: History/Design Pointillism/Post-Impressionism landscapes unit 5th grade: History/Design Flag collage 4th: grade: History/Design of Native American Totem poles, Clay Totem Poles 3rd grade: 3D textured fish/Clay fish 2nd grade: Van Gough collage flowers, Clay Fish 1st grade: Watercolor textured collage, Clay Pinch Pots Kindergarten: Primary Rainbows, Oil and Water color Fish, Shaped pizza collage
Have no fear of perfection -- you'll never reach it." --Salvador Dali, Spanish painter
"CREATIVITY IS ALLOWING YOURSELF TO MAKE MISTAKES. ART IS KNOWING WHICH ONE TO KEEP." SCOTT ADAMS