Use with poetry unit: "Block Out Poetry with art" using old newspapers or books...this could be cool...

Poetry Unit

Yes ~ Neat poetry idea - like the found poetry, but with a picture too! ~ Have fun!

Persuasive Writing - Emotional vs Intellectual Words - Writers Write

"Found Poetry".

fixation on words - art journal inspiration ...found poetry! Can't wait to do this with kiddos!

Black out poetry

Black Out Poetry lesson ideas- Idea for R&J Assessment

Found Poetry

could black out poetry be a analysis tool for the lit review? “In your wardrobe,” a newspaper blackout by Austin Kleon (@Austin Kleon)

book page poetry

Blackout Poetry

Have one person sit on a chair in front of a white board while the others wrote a positive phrase about them. Take a picture to give to each person. A very creative and positive group activity!!

Winter Collage. Use black and white texts as media for a composition that focuses on value.

Take a page from an old book and find a sentence you like. Mark out the rest and frame it.

watercolor on book pages

Edvard Munch, The Scream mural made by my 3rd and 4th graders. Idea borrowed from http://www.artprojectsforkids.org/

Artsonia Art Museum : drawing on newspaper

Painting and arting (new word!) on newspaper! Cute!

The Best Part of Me Project. Read the book "The Best Part of Me." Have students pick their favorite body part and write a descriptive paragraph or poem. No guidelines, no rubric. Take a black and white photo and zoom in on their part. Place writing piece and photo on black and white scrapbook paper. Perfect for a bulletin board!

15 canvas projects ideas!!! Great ideas!!