1st Q3 26-28

TeacherLinda Brush
Subject AreaElementary Art
Grade Level1
Week #26-27
Unit of InstructionSecondary Color Clay Mouse
Standard(s) Taught
I can use different art materials and ways of making art to see how it changes my artwork.  VA.1.C.2.2
I can experiment with different materials and ways of making art to express ideas.  VA.1.S.1.1 
I can use my art skills to make 2-D and 3-D art.  VA.1.S.3.1
I can create and talk about art that I find interesting (after mice) VA.1.C.1.1


Learning Targets and Learning Criteria

• Today I will learn about FORM and AIR DRY CLAY, so that I CAN create a three-dimensional mouse from clay. 
• Today I will learn about COLOR, so that I CAN mix 2 primary colors to create a secondary color mouse.

Classroom Activities

Students will watch a read aloud, “Mouse Paint” by Ellen Walsh. We will discuss the parts of a mouse and primary and secondary colors. Students will learn about FORM and creating 3D art. They will mix 2 primary colored air dry clay slabs to make their secondary color mouse. Students will practice manipulating the clay into different size spheres and shapes.

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