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Glam Gastropods

Lesson Plan

Description

In this lesson, students will learn about color values by creating an abstract style seashell in the style of a Zentangle. Students will learn how to create a monochromatic scheme painting.

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Lesson Objectives

Students will learn how to draw a gastropod shell

Students will create an abstracted shell using lines, shapes and patterns

Students will use color values; tints, tones and shades in the interior designs of the shell

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Teaching Strategies

  • Explain to the students what a gastropod shell is. The shell is an exoskeleton which protects the mollusk but is intricacy designed.
  • Model to the students how to draw contour of a seashell from observation.
  • Demonstrate what is a Zentangle.
  • Explain the following terms: hue, value, tints, tones, shades and monochromatic.

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National Standards


Create

Document early stages of the creative process visually and/or verbally in traditional or new media.

VA:Cr1.1.8a

Demonstrate openness in trying new ideas, materials, methods, and approaches in making works of art and design.

VA:Cr2.1.6a

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Time Requirements

Teacher Prep Time

15 minutes

Demonstration Time

20 minutes

Student Studio Time

3 hours

Supplies and Materials

  • pencil and eraser
  • sketchbook paper
  • black marker
  • painting paper
  • tempera paint
  • paint palette & water bowl
  • Paintbrush
  • Real seashells (optional)

National Standards


Create

Document early stages of the creative process visually and/or verbally in traditional or new media.

VA:Cr1.1.8a

Demonstrate openness in trying new ideas, materials, methods, and approaches in making works of art and design.

VA:Cr2.1.6a

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Steps

Sketch

Sketch an outline shape of a large shell using a real shell as a reference or the Types of Gastropods reference sheet.

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Instructional Materials

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Types of Gastropods

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Basic Drawing Vocabulary

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Basic Painting Vocabulary

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Worksheet

Developing Criteria: Building a Class Rubric

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Formative

Color Theory Pre-Test

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