The Art Teacher's Survival Guide for Secondary Schools: Grades
An invaluable compendium of 75 creative art projects for art educators and classroom teachersThis authoritative, practical, and comprehensive guide offers everything teachers need to know to conduct an effective arts instruction and appreciation program. It meets secondary art teacher's unique needs for creating art lessons that cover everything from the fundamentals to digital media careers for aspiring artists. The book includes ten chapters that provide detailed instructions for both teachers and students, along with creative lesson plans and practical tools such as reproducible handouts, illustrations, and photographs.Includes 75 fun and creative art projectsFully updated to reflect the latest changes in secondary art instruction, including digital media and digital photographyHeavily illustrated with photographs and drawingsFor art teachers, secondary classroom teachers, and homeschoolers, this is the ideal hands-on guide to art instruction for middle school and high school students.
- ASIN: 1118447034
The Art Teacher's Survival Guide for Elementary and Middle
Easy ways to infuse art into classroom learningOne of the most popular books in the Jossey-Bass Teacher series isnow available in a completely updated and expanded version. Withmore than 110 creative art projects in varied types of media--fromdrawing to digital--plus tips, tools, and curricular resources,The Art Teacher's Survival Guide for Elementary and MiddleSchools offers everything a teacher needs to know to present aneffective arts education program. Classroom teachers who want toinclude art projects as part of the content curriculum and artteachers looking for new ideas will all find fresh inspiration inthis exciting new edition. It features numerous new projects anddraws on multicultural traditions, includes reproducible pages, andprovides detailed instructions with illustrations, links to contentlearning, and modifications for different ages. Authoritative,practical, and user-friendly, this comprehensive guide is aninvaluable addition to every K-8 teacher's basic classroom tools.
- Brand: Jossey-Bass
- ASIN: 0470183020
- UPC: 884850557330
The New Art and Science of Teaching: More Than Fifty New Instructional Strategies for Student Success (Teaching Methods for Competency-Based ... New Art and Science of Teaching Book
This title is a greatly expanded volume of the original Art and Science of Teaching, offering a competency-based education framework for substantive change based on Dr. Robert Marzano's 50 years of education research. While the previous model focused on teacher outcomes, the new version places focus on student learning outcomes, with research-based instructional strategies teachers can use to help students grasp the information and skills transferred through their instruction. Throughout the book, Marzano details the elements of three overarching categories of teaching, which define what must happen to optimize student learning: students must receive feedback, get meaningful content instruction, and have their basic psychological needs met. Gain research-based instructional strategies and teaching methods that drive student success: Explore instructional strategies that correspond to each of the 43 elements of The New Art and Science of Teaching, which have been carefully designed to maximize student engagement and achievement. Use ten design questions and a general framework to help determine which classroom strategies you should use to foster student learning. Analyze the behavioral evidence that proves the strategies of an element are helping learners reach their peak academic...
- Brand: Ingramcontent
- ASIN: 1943874964
Art Teaching: Elementary through Middle
Art Teaching speaks to a new generation of art teachers in a changing society and fresh art world. Comprehensive and up-to-date, it presents fundamental theories, principles, creative approaches, and resources for art teaching in elementary through middle-school. Key sections focus on how children make art, why they make art, the unique qualities of children’s art, and how artistic development can be encouraged in school and at home. Important aspects of curriculum development, integration, evaluation, art room management, and professional development are covered. A wide range of art media with sample art activities is included. Taking the reader to the heart of the classroom, this practical guide describes the realities, challenges, and joys of teaching art, discusses the art room as a zone for creativity, and illustrates how to navigate in a school setting in order to create rich art experiences for students. Many textbooks provide information; this book also provides inspiration. Future and practicing teachers are challenged to think about every aspect of art teaching and to begin formulating independent views and opinions.
- Brand: Brand: Routledge
- ASIN: 0415990580
Teaching Art: A Complete Guide for the
LEVEL: For grades preK–8 Teaching Art: A Complete Guide for the Classroom is an accessible and clearly written guide for integrating visual art into classroom practice. Revised and expanded from the author’s previous bestselling resource, Art & Illustration, Teaching Art incorporates new developments in art education. Throughout the book, you will find suggestions for extending and adapting art exercises to meet the needs of both your students and the curriculum. This new edition includes: ?how to set up an art-friendly classroom ?how to teach drawing skills ?how to integrate art with core curricula ?how to use art and illustration as a companion to writing ?a chapter on art and assessment ?the basic art elements and principles ?colour mixing and colour theory ?strategies to encourage creativity and problem solving ?new chapters on sculpture, photography, video, multimedia, installation, and performance art ?featured artists and art teachers who share their best practices ?updated list of picture books, including several new children's books and illustrator ...and much more! Teaching Art is written for classroom teachers, art education specialists, childcare workers, artists working in schools, parents who home-school their children, and school administrators. It can also be ...
- ASIN: 1553791959
Art Is Fundamental: Teaching the Elements and Principles of Art in Elementary
This comprehensive art curriculum can easily be integrated into any teacher's existing instruction and provides thrilling and rewarding projects for elementary art students, including printmaking techniques, tessellations, watercolors, calligraphic lines, organic form sculptures, and value collages. Detailed lessonsdeveloped and tested in classrooms over many yearsbuild on one another in a logical progression and explore the elements of texture, color, shape, line, form, and value, and principles such as balance (formal, informal and radial,) unity, contrast, movement, distortion, emphasis, pattern and rhythm. Each lesson also represents an interdisciplinary approach that improves general vocabulary and supports science, math, social studies, and language arts. Though written for elementary school teachers, it can be easily condensed and adapted for middle or even high school students. A beautiful eight-page color insert demonstrates just how sophisticated young children’s art can be when kids are given the opportunity to develop their skills.
- ASIN: 1569762163
The Art of Teaching Art: A Guide for Teaching and Learning the Foundations of Drawing-Based
Often the finest artists do not make the best teachers. Many frustrated college students of art know this all too well as they suffer through unstructured classes with inexperienced teachers or graduate student instructors. In these situations, it is easy to blame the teachers. But the problem is largely institutional: most students graduating with MFAs from art schools receive little if any instruction in teaching art. If you find yourself in this predicament as teacher or student, this book is for you.The first book to provide a comprehensive guide for teaching college-level art, The Art of Teaching Art is the culmination of respected artist and instructor Deborah Rockman's two decades of teaching experience. Believing that drawing is the backbone of all of the visual arts, she begins with a complete explanation of drawing concepts that apply to any subject matter, e.g., composition, sighting processes, scaling techniques, and methods for linear and tonal development. She then illustrates these concepts with step-by-step methods that easily translate to classroom exercises. Next, she applies the drawing principles to every artist's most important and challenging subject, the human figure. After an extended section on understanding and teaching perspective that explores illusion...
- ASIN: 0195130790
- UPC: 884216513864
Art Lab for Kids (Lab Series)
- Brand: Quarry Books
- ASIN: B007CJ8CRA
Studio Thinking 2: The Real Benefits of Visual Arts
The first edition of this bestseller was featured in The New York Times and The Boston Globe for its groundbreaking research on the positive effects of art education on student learning across the curriculum. Capitalizing on observations and conversations with educators who have used the Studio Thinking Framework in diverse settings, this expanded edition features new material, including: The addition of Exhibitions as a fourth Studio Structure for Learning (along with Demonstration-Lecture, Students-at-Work, and Critique). Explanation and examples of the dispositional elements of each Habit, including skill, alertness (noticing appropriate times to put skills to use), and inclination (the drive or motivation to employ skills). A chart aligning Habits to the English Language Arts and Mathematics Common Core. Descriptions of how the Framework has been used inside and outside of schools in curriculum planning, teaching, and assessment across arts and non-arts disciplines. A full-color insert with new examples of student art. Studio Thinking 2 will help advocates explain arts education to policymakers, help art teachers develop and refine their teaching and assessment practices, and assist educators in other disciplines to learn from existing practices in arts education. Praise for ...
- ASIN: 0807754358
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