5 Art Appreciation lessons for summer learning #summerfun #oamc
What a great idea for conferences~! This teacher makes a board of some handouts perfect for practicing at home, because so many times the parents want to help but aren't sure how (or don't have the materials). Brilliant!
Art Supply Finds: 30+ Art Supplies From the Hardware Store (and cool stuff to make with ‘em) | BABBLE DABBLE DO #artsupplies #kidsart #artforkids
Artist Poster for Elementary Grades
Free Printable Color Labels
How to Make a PVC Easel- I need these for my classroom!
24-7 Teacher: Classroom Procedures - Know What They are Before you Start the Year
Genius! One of my biggest aha's after teaching awhile. My WARM, COOL AND NEUTRAL paper scrap boxes. So we have a rule about these boxes!! It MUST be a square or rectangle to go back in...no messy cut papers. We simply cut away the messy edge and reuse the paper. I really have very little paper waste. I review this and they really get it!! They stay so nice and clean :) ahh
10 Questions to Ask your Child about their Artwork. I love this list as a handy reference to get more than just one word answers from my child.
Draw The Line At: pinterest and lesson planning
Transition To Choice Based Art Education (excellent blog)
art room storage
color wheel table
Spray paint baskets to match classroom theme. Valspar paint for plastic works great!!!!
How to sharpen a colored pencil. This is life changing. Seriously. "On Prismacolor's website, they recommend "setting the pencils in a warm, sunny spot for a few minutes [which] can soften the wax-based colored pencils." Since the cores of Prismacolors are wax-based, the heat will soften the wax core and cause the broken pieces to fuse"
Digication e-Portfolio :: Amillia Stembridge :: Classroom
Thomas Elementary Art blog. two scrap paper bins by color family. Kids must trim scrap paper into a rectangle before putting in the bin.
Use t.p. rolls for organizing paper weaving strips
A Sample SLO for Art Teachers
PVC Easel. Simple and portable. It also folds flat for easy storage! Just what I need for my classroom :)
displaying student's work - laminated pieces of construction paper and clothes pins with thumb tacks hot glued to back
Art Room Blog - great ideas and organization for independent students
The Organized Art Teacher: Tips for Storing Lesson Examples & Plans with Evernote
Eggers Art Room Organization