Over this three-week unit, students will learn basic concepts about weather and the part it plays in their everyday lives. Students will make a slideshow presentation that summarizes the content presented about seasons and things in the sky. Also, students will make a flyer that summarizes the content presented about severe weather and severe weather safety. Finally, students will keep a daily log of local weather and put this information into a website.
Standard(s): [AED] VA (2) 1: Apply a variety of procedures, methods, and subject matter in the production of two-dimensional works of art, including landscapes, still lifes, and relief prints.
Title: Pig Art
Students will explore three-dimensional art and produce an art object. The art will relate to the story of The Three Little Pigs.
Standard(s): [AED] VA (1) 4: Recognize similarities and differences in media, visual and tactile characteristics, and natural or man-made forms used in artwork.