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180 resources with the keyterm arts

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Living Art-i-facts: Technology Takes Us There!

For Teachers 3rd - 4th
Students create living artifacts dealing with different times and cultures. They explore Ancient Rome, the Middle Ages, Islam, Africa, and the United States.
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Project-Based Learning and the Arts

For Teachers 1st - 4th
What's so great about Project-Based learning? Read to learn how projects can help kids apply higher-order thinking skills, conduct thoughtful investigations, and make cross curricular connections. This short article includes five...
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Rock, Paper, Scissors

For Teachers Pre-K - K
Learners discover how art had a rocky start. In this early childhood art lesson plan, students use creative expression and descriptive language as they develop an art vocabulary and delve into art history.
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Design Explorations: Frieze Patterns

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Learners will explore frieze patterns. A frieze pattern is a mathematical concept to classify designs on two-dimensional surfaces, which are repetitive in one direction, based on the symmetries in the pattern. They will explore examples...
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Artist Unknown

For Students 7th - 10th
Pupils read a six-paragraph selection titled, "Artist Unknown." Then they respond to six multi-step questions regarding the arts. I would use this to supplement my existing curriculum.
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Compare and Contrast Art

For Teachers 5th - 6th
Practice the skill of compare and contrast. First, show learners the different pairs of artwork in the project packet (included). Then, each learner chooses one of the pairs and finds the similarities and differences between the...
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Intro to Note Values and Time Signatures

For Teachers 4th - 8th
Students recognize and reproduce the lines and spaces of the treble clef musical staff. They list 3 out of 5 basic note values. Students clap a basic written rhythm and recognize the basic and time signatures.
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Dramatic Play-Transportation

For Teachers Pre-K
Students participate in a role playing activity for the period of one week. They are using dramatic play to illustrate the purpose of the railroad and its relationship to transportation.
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Click and Drag Music Composition

For Teachers 4th
Fourth graders work in small groups using SMART Board Technology to write a 4 measure music composition. studying the basic structure and vocabulary of written music is the goal of this experience.
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Baroque Composer Presentations

For Teachers 10th - 12th
Students create an understanding of contemporary artistic styles and genres through an overview of the connection of the arts throughout modern history. Students discussed visual, written and aural artistic mediums, as well as their...
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"Quiet On The Set" - Making Animated Short Movies

For Teachers 7th - 8th
Students apply the use of technology to the art of making movies. During this studying experience, middle school students create their own "stop action animation" movie using Microsoft Paint and Windows Movie Maker.
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Arranging Patriotic Music for Instruments

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Learners arrange a short piano composition for a group of four to six instruments of their choice. The musical arrangements should be then demonstrated and analyzed by the class as a unit study.
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Women of Words - Activity 1

For Teachers 6th - 11th
Students discuss poetry, art, culture, and society through the study of two women African-American poets who perform their work in tandem. This lesson concludes with student reflections on their own role in society.
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Three Arts in Retrograde

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students make connections between music, the other arts, and other curricular areas. They compare characteristics of two or more arts within a particular historical period or style and cite examples from various cultures.
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Family Portraits

For Teachers K - 7th
Students discuss, analyze, and interpret "Portrait of a Dutch Family" by Fans Hals and then create subject specific projects for assessment. This cross-curricular lesson is well-suited for Language Arts or Visual Arts classrooms and...
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Finger Puppets

For Students K - 2nd
Develop fine motor skills and put on a play with these finger puppets! Using this worksheet, learners color, cut out, and glue together finger puppets. There are 4 puppets: a girl, boy, dog, and a lion. As an extension activity, you...
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The Family Quilt

For Teachers 3rd
Third graders examine the artwork of Faith Ringgold. They create their own quilt pattern on fabric and piece them together to create a class quilt. They compare their similarities with one another.
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Holiday Greeting Cards

For Teachers 1st - 5th
Students create holiday greeting cards using digital images and Photoshop elements in this great holiday art activity for the elementary school classroom. The lesson includes step-by-step procedures, a student example, and resource links.
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Using Drama to Examine Communities

For Teachers 4th - 12th
Students explore communities through drama. In this language arts instructional activity, students research how communities interact and put on a play. They perform the play for their peers.
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Aesthetic Connections in Music and Visual Art

For Teachers 11th
High schoolers discuss aesthetics using an existing and student-created program music. They describe music, propose meanings in music and defend their points of view.They also describe and defend music and visual arts representations of...
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Redo the Playground

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students redesign a classic piece of playground equipment. In this architecture lesson students take existing designs and formulate additions or changes for improvements. Students translate their ideas into visual form and communicate...
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Activity Plan 3-4: Measuring With Our Bodies

For Teachers Pre-K - K
Learners practice moving their bodies to develop math concepts, thinking skills, and spatial awareness. In this early childhood lesson plan, students explore estimation and make actual measurements.
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Activity Plan 5-6: Family Banner

For Teachers Pre-K - K
Students create family banners. In this early childhood lesson plan, students develop language, creative thinking, and social awareness by creating banners about their families.
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Activity Plan Mixed Ages: Flower Pots, Zinnias, and Butterflies

For Teachers Pre-K - K
Students create classroom flowerpots. In this early childhood lesson plan, students develop their science concepts, creativity, and fine-motor, language, and science skills as they make flower pots and sow seeds.