5 sessions; 45 minutes per session
1. SWBAT learn about the cubist art movement.
2. SWBAT understand and identify characteristics of cubist art.
3. SWBAT create art in a cubist style.
2. Markers, crayons, colored pencils etc.
3. Reference photo
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1. Teachers will introduce students to the cubism art movement.
2. Students will search for spring images for inspiration.
3. Next students will create a spring drawing in a cubist style.
Visual Arts Standard 1:
Understanding and applying media, techniques, and processes
[K-4] Students know the differences between materials, techniques, and processes
[K-4] Students describe how different materials, techniques, and processes cause different responses
[K-4] Students use art materials and tools in a safe and responsible manner
[K-4] Students use different media, techniques, and processes to communicate ideas, experiences, and stories
[5-8] Students intentionally take advantage of the qualities and characteristics of art media, techniques, and processes to enhance communication of their experiences and ideas
[5-8] Students select media, techniques, and processes; analyze what makes them effective or not effective in communicating ideas; and reflect upon the effectiveness of their choices
[9-12 Proficient] Students apply media, techniques, and processes with sufficient skill, confidence, and sensitivity that their intentions are carried out in their artworks
[9-12 Proficient] Students conceive and create works of visual art that demonstrate an understanding of how the communication of their ideas relates to the media, techniques, and processes they use
[9-12 Advanced] Students communicate ideas regularly at a high level of effectiveness in at least one visual arts medium
[9-12 Advanced] Students initiate, define, and solve challenging visual arts problems independently using intellectual skills such as analysis, synthesis, and evaluation
Georges Braque, Fernand Leger, Pablo Picasso
Abstract Art, Cubism
Color/Value, Contrast, Shape
Acrylic, Colored Pencil, Crayon, Drawing, Marker, Mixed Media, Painting, Paper, Watercolor