Dear Art Educators,
Kathleen has sent in an adaptation of the straight line lesson done in 3-D
with first graders:
Just scroll down.... The same lesson could go for 2nd grade on a theme of
creating an amusement park (adding some other shapes as well- this might
even be listed in Sub Plans). Folks are always looking for lessons for
substitute, too- this is one that I think a sub could handle - as long as
they get across the "tiny dots of glue" trick - no "glue monsters" (smile).
Some of your stressed out with too many grade levels at a time might want to
think about combining lessons like Kathleen does.
This is Kathleen's first year as an art teacher and this approach is working
out quite well for her. She just tweaks the lesson a bit for the older
Judy Decker - Ohio
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