Fun Art Lessons

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Fun Art History! Power point slide show with ten reproductions!
Fun Art Games! Great back-to-school fun art activities for all ages!

Fun Art Units! Complete 10 day lessons for grades 4-10!
Art Activities Fun for an hour or an afternoon!

Pizza Box
Artist Biography

Wrap It Up! Yarn Coiled Baskets
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basket making

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EVERYTHING YOU NEED to teach a fun, exciting art unit: Big Idea, vocabulary, art start activities, journal topics, assessment rubric, self-critique worksheet, step-by-step directions and more!

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48 page art lesson.

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"Fin, Feathers and Fur"
Printmaking Unit
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In This Lesson

"I Can Statements"

Journal Response

Art Vocabulary

Graphic Organizer

Sketchbook Activity

Project Directions

This art unit powerpoint for basket making is inspired by the baskets of indigenous cultures.. This art project may be completed using simple materials such as cotton clothes line and acrylic yarn. This basketry lesson is for art students, ages 8-16 and is aligned with National Art Education Association standards. Art activities in this art lesson unit include art appreciation lessons as well as step-by-step art project directions.

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