Thursday, October 23, 2014

Drawing Games/Activities


Monster Drawing Game

1.  Read the story, "Monster Mischief."

2.  Play the drawing game, "Roll a Monster."

Have students roll a dice and use a chart to draw monsters. Have students trace with marker and color with crayon. 


1st and 2nd  Grades: 


1.  Listen to "The Robot Book."

2.  Students will use this guide to create a robot:


3rd Grade:

Angry Birds Drawing Game, "Roll a Bird."

1.  Do lesson on how to draw a tree and have students draw a tree with bare branches.
2.  Have students do the Roll a Bird game to add birds to their tree using colored pencils.
3.  Have students add a few more birds using:


4th and 5th Grades: 

Roll a Wild Flower Drawing Game

1.  Have students play the Roll a Wild Flower Drawing Game.  Have students draw the flowers either with only black crayon or with oil pastels.

2.  Paint with watercolor paint over the wild flowers.

Thursday, October 16, 2014

Hot Dogs and Cool Cats

Students will learn about warm and cool colors.  They will choose to paint either a "cool cat" or a "hot dog."

See this blog for the lesson and examples:

Thursday, October 9, 2014


K-1st Birds

Students will use crayon on water color pencils to draw birds.

Watch "The Best Nest."

If extra time at the end watch:

Are You My Mother

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Texture Pumpkins

Students will learn about the element of texture.
Grade level:  K-2nd Grade

1.  Watch a video clip of Sid the Science Kid and Texture.
2.  Learn how to draw overlapping pumpkins. Sketch first with pencil.
3.  Trace with black marker.
4.  Use the texture plates to add texture to each section of the pumpkin and to the background.