Survival Kit for the Elementary/Middle School Art Teacher

ISBN-10: 0130925748

ISBN-13: 9780130925749

Edition: 2000

Authors: Helen D. Hume

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This comprehensive resource provides practical information, proven management tips, and over 100 specially selected art projects to help new and veteran K-8 art teachers implement an effective art education program and make art appreciation and activities fun. For easy use, materials are printed in a big 8 " x 11" format with lay-flat binding for photocopying of various management aids and student project handouts, and organized into two main parts. Part 1, The Art Program, offers tested guidelines and reproducible tools for building and managing the program. Part 2, The Art Curriculum, presents 102 exciting art projects organized by medium into nine units: (1) Exploring the Elements & Principles of Design, (2) Paper, (3) Painting, (4) Drawing with Pencil, Pastels, Crayons & Markers, (5) Painting, (6) Printmaking, (7) Three-Dimensional Design, (8) Architecture, and (9) Technology: Computer, Photography, Video.
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List price: $32.50
Copyright year: 2000
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated
Publication date: 5/15/2001
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 464
Size: 8.75" wide x 11.25" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 2.684
Language: English

About the Author.About This Book
The Art Program
Managing the Art Program
Why We Teach Art
What We Teach
Topics We Teach
How We Teach
Tips on Writing Art Lesson Plans
Art Lesson Plan (Example)
Who We Teach
Where We Teach
Thoughts on Teaching Art
Those With Whom We Teach: Staff Relationships
Parent and Community Relations
Public Relations
What Children Should Know and Be Able to Do
Tips on Safety
Tips on Adaptations in Art for the Student with Disabilities
Tips on Photographing Artwork
Tips on Creating Art Bulletin Boards
Tips on Matting Student Work
Tips for the Substitute Art Teacher
Making Art History and Appreciation Fun
Using Art Reproductions
Art Activities with Postcards
Purchased Educational Games
Talking About Art: A Gallery Experience
Gallery Walk
Writing about Art
Write Illustrate a Myth (Watercolor crayons)
Geometry and Renaissance Art (Tissue paper, polymer medium, and marker)
In the Manner ofArtistic; Interpretation (Drawing paper, medium optional).Artists and Their Subjects (Handout)
The Art Curriculum.Unit I: Exploring the Elements and Principles of Design. Line (Handout)
Three People (Marker).Color (Handout)
Personal Rainbow Color Wheel (Tempera)
Costumes and Colors (Watercolor).Value (Handout)
The Old House (Watercolor).Space (Handout)
Collage Cityscape (Corrugated cardboard collage).Shape/Form (Handout)
Geometric Cut-Out Animals (Collage).Texture (Handout)
Mexican Sun (Colored pencil or crayon).Repetition (Handout).Project 1-8 (Aboriginal Dreamings (Tempera).Aboriginal Symbols (Handout).Balance (Handout)
"Sell Your Product Poster" (Cut-paper, poster paint, or marker).Emphasis (Handout)
Making the Small Monumental (Pastel).Contrast (Handout).Bas-Relief Paper Sculpture (Handout)
Black and White Make It Right (Black and White Construction Paper).Unity (Handout)
Leaf It to Me (Watercolor or tempera).Unit 2: Paper. Paper Manipulation (Handout)
Portrait Heads in Paper (Paper manipulation and paper cutting)
Handmade Paper
Marbleized Paper (Acrylic paint).Collage
Flower Garden (Fadeless paper)
Waxed Collage (Mixed media, wax coated)
Wearing Blankets (Woven construction paper)
Story Quilt (Construction paper collage).Making Books
Pop-Up Greeting Cards (Paper).Pop-Ups (Handout)
The Art Book, an Accordion-folded Pop-Up (Mixed media)
The Shaped Book (Construction paper).Unit 3: Drawing with Pencil, Pastels, Crayons, Markers. Drawing
The Bestiary; Animal Drawings (Latex house paint and colored pencil).Animals (Handout).Other Classifications of Animals (Handout)
Signing Alphabet, Drawing the Hand (Pencil and colored pencil).Signing Alphabet (Handout).Pastels and Crayons
Still Life (Oil pastel resist with fluorescent markers)
Pueblo (Edge stencils with pastel)
The "Wild Beasts" (the Fauves) (Roofing paper, glue, oil, pastels)
Hidden Birds (Crayon etching, ink over crayon or oil pastel)
I Saw a Ship Come Sailing In (Chalk and crayon transfer).Markers
Stuffed Paper Fish (Overwriter markers)
Tessellations (Marker)
The Face of a Leader (Ballpoint pen or fine line marker)
I Can Draw a Straight Line (Nature drawings with fine line marker and ruler)
Piasa Bird (Thunderbird) (Marker)
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