After introducing my 6 grade students to Oaxacan wood carvings they each trace a gecko shape and plan their paintings. These are done with tempra on card stock quality paper. We bend the legs to create a 3-D look when mounted.
50 Amazing Middle School Art Lessons from The Art Teacher on TeachersNotebook.com (51 pages) - As an art teacher for many years, I've found that you can never have too many art ideas...especially at the middle school level. This PowerPoint presentation contains well nearly 200 pictures and shows 50 new, tried and true art lessons that I'v