Kindergarten - Flower Pots for Mom
Make a still-life with a flower pot and at least three flowers.
Add patterns to the pot using overlapping paper strips to mimic weaving.
1st grade - Hot Air Balloons (over India)
Make choices when developing my mixed-media composition.
Paint my own sky and include at least two hot air balloons with patterns.Show depth in my artwork by including different sizes of hot air balloons.
2nd grade - Teatime Still-Life
(Inspiration from MaryMaking blog)
I can create a still-life drawing based on another culture’s customs.
I can use lines and shapes to draw realistic objects.
I can add shadows to make my work look realistic.
3rd grade - Russian Nesting Dolls
(inspiration from Zakka Life blog)
I can learn the history of Russian nesting (Matroyshka) dolls.
Create a drawing of five matryoshkas in descending size.
Form a repeating pattern along my drawing.
4th grade - Greek Columns
Learn about the different architecture of ancient Greece.
Learn the order of columns developed by Grecians.
Illustrate columns and create an interesting background for them.
5th grade - Student Choice Multicultural Art
Students will spend the last part of the school year working on a project that interests them individually:
Egyptian Style Portrait, Landscape Mosaic (Italy), Native American Still-Life, or Russian Cityscape