Title: Where Did My Sunflowers Van Gogh?
Students will read about the life of Vincent Van Gogh and observe how the events of his life shaped his art. Students will view various works by the artist and evaluate the changes in them. Students will then create a still life sunflower portrait interpretation based on the works of Vincent Van Gogh.
This is a College- and Career-Ready Standards showcase lesson plan.
Standard(s): [ELA2015] (3) 32: Determine the main ideas and supporting details of a text read aloud or information presented in diverse media and formats, including visually, quantitatively, and orally. [SL.3.2]
Title: Wax Crayon Mosaics
This lesson will allow students to create a mosaic design. Attention will be drawn to pattern and color choice. Students will have experience with 3D art processes.
Standard(s): [AED] VA (2) 2: Apply analogous and intermediate colors, symmetrical balance, and geometric and organic shapes in the production of works of art.