2014-2015 School Year
Arts from Mexico
(Hispanic Heritage Month)
The students drew a portrait of a
classmate showing expression inspired by Frida Kahlo, Diego Rivera and Alice
(Photos coming up soon)
2013-2014 School Year
The second grade students looked at and discussed artwork by George Iness, Winslow Homer and Vincent Van Gogh. They drew a picture of their favorite tree.
Lesson adapted from Davis Explorations in Art grade 2 curriculum, Unit 1, Lesson 1,Nature’s Beauty: looking and Seeing/ Remembering Nature Trees as a subject matter.
We looked at artwork made by Gustav Klimt. The students painted their own version of the” Tree of Life” and then use oil pastels to make different type of patterns.
The students looked at the “Sunflowers” painting by Gustav Klimt and created their own interpretation of a garden. The students mixed primary colors on wet paper and used a thin black marker for the outline.
Lesson adapted from Davis Explorations in Art grade 2 curriculum, Unit 1, Lesson 1,Nature’s Beauty: looking and Seeing/ Colors in Nature: Mixing Colors of Paint
The students drew a portrait of a classmate showing expression.
The students created a picture of an animal in its environment.
The students created a story collage.
The students created a pinch pot inspired by nature.
The students created a crayon resist painting of an underwater environment.
The students drew an underground scene to serve as a setting for a story.
The students created drawings of their classmates posing.
The students created a drawing that showed people at work or play in every room of a house or building.
The students created a collage of cut- paper shapes and added details to show the fecade of a bulding that has a specifc function.
The students created a drawing of an imaginary room for a specific purpose.
Second graders created a clay slab and added patterns and textures. They also experimented with patterns and textures by making shoe prints on clay.