|Subject Area||Elementary Art|
|Unit of Instruction||O'Keeffe Waterolor Flowers|
I can tell you how an idea gets turned into art. VA.1.C.2.1
I can describe the ways artists use their work to share knowledge and life experiences. VA.1.H.1.3
I can compare artworks from different cultures. VA.1.H.2.1
I can use different materials and real or original choices to create artwork. VA.1.F.1.1Â 2
I can explain how art is made. VA.1.O.1.1
I can discuss what makes good art. VA.1.S.3.2
I can be respectful of other peoples art. VA.1.S.3.4
|Learning Targets and Learning Criteria|
•Today I will learn about LINE and COLOR and SPACE, so that I CAN create a FLOWER in the style of Georgia O’Keeffe. I’ll know I have it when I have my flower fills the paper and I can see all of the details of the flower shapes.
Students will learn about American artist, Georgia O’Keeffe. We will watch a read aloud, “My Name is Georgia.” Using oil pastels, students will draw a close up flower from observation. They will then fill the flower and background with watercolor paint. Finally, students will upload their work to Artsonia.