Great Art Lessons for the Creative Soul
This collection of exciting lesson plans are inspired by the work of eleven prominent African-American artists; including Jacob Lawrence and Faith Ringgold. The lessons are illustrated with colorful step-by-step photographs and include cross-curricular connections. In addition to the artist background information in each lesson, the book contains a concise glossary, templates and a wonderful student gallery. This resource is perfect for helping to develop a multi-cultural art curriculum and can be easily used by a variety of educators ranging from classroom teachers to homeschool educators and/ or college instructors.
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Great African-American Artists Coloring & Activity Book
This newest release compliments the art lesson book, Great Art Lessons for the Creative Soul by Alicia L. McDaniel. Each artist is highlighted with a coloring portrait sheet, biographical info, research questions and a simple art activity. There are cross-curricular connections to music, technology, science, social studies and ELA.
The Featured Artists are:
Meta Warrick Fuller
Lois Mailou Jones
Sargent Claude Johnson
Hughie Lee Smith
Henry O. Tanner
Laura Wheeler Waring
Jacob Lawrence Bingo Game
A great way to teach students art history is to use games that present the information in a fun way. This Bingo game presents interesting facts about the prominent artist, Jacob Lawrence. Once a student has five facts in a row, they yell "Jacob!" instead of bingo.
This set includes:
- A fact Sheet
- 5 Game Boards In Color and Black and White (Print as many of each as you need)
- A Playing Chips Sheet (Make as many copies as you need)
Horace Pippin Art History Lesson
This is a fun student-led art history lesson in which students share and take notes about the life of Horace Pippin. Each student is given a fact card and note sheet as they walk in the classroom. Once the bell rings, the fun begins. This lesson includes:
-Teacher Fact Sheet
-20 Fact Cards
-4 Blank Bonus Fact Cards
-Note sheet Template