As an Art teacher, I use it to share what the students are doing with parents, to give shout-outs to successful students, and to highlight the successes of the Art program.
I am going to begin to put a similar copy on this blog as well so you can see how I pace my students and what sorts of trouble we get up to!
This week in Art:The 6th graders will be studying the nature of line and the art of Frank Big Bear. You can learn more about him here:
Here is an example of a 6th grade Frank Big Bear project:
The 7th graders will be learning all about texture, print-making and artist Albrecht Durer. You can learn more about him here:
The 8th graders are going to be learning more about how to draw by observation. . .Specifically, they will be focusing on contour lines. You can learn more about contour lines here:
Here is an example of the 8th grade project: