Hello my Gayhead Artists! I miss you all so much. We will put our projects on hold until we are back in school. Until then, I have a lesson for each grade level to work on while we are home. These lessons can be done with just paper and a pencil. If you want take the lesson further, you can use crayons, markers, colored pencils, and/or paint. It’s up to you. Have fun with the lesson and stay healthy! If you need me for anything, my email is firstname.lastname@example.org
KINDERGARTEN Google Classroom code: z5rw5vy
Try these step-by-step lessons! The videos are fun. You can start and stop the video if you need to.
Ice Cream Cone
FIRST GRADE Google Classroom code: 3w3eay4
Do you remember we read the book “The Cat and the Bird”? We made the cityscape in class. Here is a story about Paul Klee, the artist that made the painting called The Cat and the Bird. After you are done with the story, there is a step-by-step video of how to draw his cat. Let’s see how you do…
Story about Artist, Paul Klee
How to draw Paul Klee’s bird
SECOND GRADE Google Classroom code: pvj7uvg
Our next lesson is Sea life creatures. There is a shark, fish, whale, or dolphin. Here are some great videos on how to draw them.
Great White Shark
THIRD GRADE Google Classroom code: x2rrl33
We were just beginning to wrap up our jungle lesson in class. Henri Rousseau made beautiful paintings of jungle scenes. Here is a video about the artist. Also, there is a step-by-step video on how to draw jungle animals. Try to draw the jungle animals.
Mati and Dada about Henri Rousseau
FOURTH GRADE Google Classroom code: i2xyui2
We have learned so much about Native American crafts. We have made our Dream Catchers and we were working on our weaving. Totem Poles were also made by Native Americans. Here is a great story about them. After the story, try to draw a Totem Pole of your own…
Art and Story about Totem Poles
How to draw a Totem Pole
FIFTH GRADE Google Classroom code: wsge5o7
Our next lesson is about Pop Art. We will be focusing on drawing a candy wrapper. We will try our best to make it realistic. There is a video on Pop Art to watch. Also, there are some step-by-step videos of how to draw wrappers. If you have a wrapper in your house…try drawing it!
SIXTH GRADE Google Classroom code: jpi5dmk
We will complete our Greek Vase when we get back to class. Until then, we will start a drawing of a castle. If you are feeling ambitious, try to add in a dragon!