Submitted by:Stormey Kasser Title of Lesson: Monochrome Mania Grade level: Third Grade
Goals / Objectives:
- Students will learn the concept of and procedure for changing color value. They will then apply these new understandings as they create their own abstract scribble design and use a monochromatic palette to paint their design with watercolor paint.
- As students complete their projects, they will then analyze and reflect on their creation and incorporate their English/Language Arts writing skills to create an original story about their creation.
- Students will successfully apply art elements and principles in creating their own design.
- The student will associate concrete ideas with appropriate vocabulary.
Book: Color (Watercolor Basics) - An artist says of this book, "Jan makes the color based concepts of hue, value and intensity so CLEAR that my paintings have shown new life since I completed her demonstrations. My shadows and light effects show so much more power and realism."