Use This Flowchart to Help Your Students Write Authentic Artist Statements - The Art of Education University
Writing an artist statement can be a daunting task for middle school students. More often than not, students become stuck on what to write, feeling like they might say something “dumb.” Or, sometimes they just may have trouble articulating their thoughts. Many times, art teachers have a set of prompts for students to use to help direct the […]
Complete the following assignment to gain an understanding of how to analyze an artwork. Requirements: Worksheet - 20 points - Choose an artwork found on one of the suggested Websites ...
Art Critique with Ping Pong Balls
I've generated a list of 32 questions that can be used when talking about art. Write them on ping pong balls and let students pick them out of a bucket or plastic container to make your art critiques fun and engaging. After you write the questions on the balls, attach the label to the plastic contai...
The Best Tool to Keep Your AP Studio Students On Track - The Art of Education University
The AP Studio Art portfolio is an undertaking. 24 works (12 Breadth, 12 Concentration) for a portfolio is no small task. There are many approaches to help our students work their way through the completion of all 24 pieces. One common approach is to assign the 12 Breadth works during the first semester and the […]
Effortlessly Communicate Your High School Curriculum With These Student Handouts - The Art of Education University
The structure of high school level art courses can vary from place to place. In some districts, they are organized by media type, like Drawing I or Advanced Ceramics. In others, they are organized by levels such as Art I & Art II. Either way, common threads of curriculum are evident from class to class. […]
Draw the Alphabet Creativity Drawing Exercise
This one page drawing exercise encourages students to think creatively. I use this exercise as a part of senior sketchbook exercises. Two versions of the file are included - one with media instructions, one without (so that you can have the students use whatever media you would like). ...
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Artists & Themes - The Arty Teacher
A huge list of artists categorized by theme. More than 60 themes include landscape, portrait, death, STEAM, death, collage and more.