Art lessons middle school

Explore engaging and hands-on art lessons designed specifically for middle school students. Inspire creativity and foster artistic skills with these top ideas for your classroom.
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Grade Level Duration 4 classes, 80 minutes Materials Graph paper (buy or make your own online here), acrylic Paint, ghost grid posterboard (Poster board featuring a faint, disappearing grid), square dowel cut down to make a stamp (same size as the grids on the poster board), printer, pencil, palette Media Acrylic Paint Lesson Objectives For […]

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Courtney Burke
High School, Perspective, Design, Middle School Art, Art, Middle School Art Projects, High School Art Projects, High School Art Lessons, High School Art Lesson Plans

After nearly a decade of teaching secondary students, I've had a lot of time to test out a variety of 2d art projects. Let's face it: as teachers, sometimes we plan and plan and plan. We are so excited to deliver the project, and then... it flops. Students are uninterested and the final products aren't

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Aine Morris
Tissue Paper Crafts, Diy, Crafts, Tissue Paper Art, Tissue Paper, Stained Glass Diy Projects, Paper Mosaic, Window Crafts, Stained Glass Crafts

Here's an absolutely stunning faux stained glass project my junior high students recently finished. These are made from black construction paper and tissue paper. They took about a month or so to finish, due to the intricate nature of all the steps. To start off, I showed students a slideshow about the stained glass in Western Europe during the Middle Ages. I showed them a video of how stained glass is made (the technique hasn't really changed in hundreds of years!). So then students started…

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April Moulton