6th – 12th Grade Lesson Plans

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Thank you to all the fantastic art teachers who have shared their favorite lessons and resources! Do you have a favorite lesson plan to share? Just email your lesson and image of student work to tplessonplan@gmail.com

This page has lesson plans 6th-12th grade. Click here for K-5 Lesson plans.

 

Middle School

Andrea Slusarski - Nature Abstractions

Grade Level: 6th

Ellen Reynolds - Egyptian Sarcophagus

Grade Level(s): 6th-12th

Mary Kulas - Sculptural Tetrahedron Book

Grade Level(s): 6th – 8th

Kristen Marra Marek -Holton Rower Tall Paintings aka Pour Paintings

Grade Level(s): 6th

Theresa McGee - 2-Point Perspective Tree House

Grade Level(s): 6th and up

Lauri Thorley and Adrienne Lessard - Styrofoam Cup Design

Grade Level(s): 6th – 12th

Styrofoam Cup Design Gallery

Tina Moultan - Living on the Edge

Grade Level(s): 6th – 8th

Amy Kratochvil - Whoooo Sees Pattern

Grade Level(s): 6th

Smartboard File

Stacy Lord - Pinch, Poke & Prod -Creating Clay Faces

Grade Level(s): 6th – 8th

View Slideshow

Clare Butler - Cornell Boxes “Chambers of Time”

Grade Level(s): 6th – 12th

Lauri Thorley - Get Outside and Play Posters

Grade Level: 7th

Get Outside and Play Poster Gallery

Lauri Thorley - Tonal Drawing with Nature

Grade Level: 8th

Tonal Drawing with Nature Gallery

Janine Campbell - Surreal Animation

Grade Level: 7th

Surreal Animation on Vimeo

  Cathy Wilson - Leaf Shapes

Grade Level(s): 6th-8th

  Janine CampbellArt Makes Me Feel Like . . .

Grade Level: 8th

  Janine CampbellAnthropomorphic Pottery

Grade Level: 8th

  Lauren Niedergang – Beautiful Distortions

Grade Levels: 6th-8th

High School

Ellen Reynolds - Egyptian Sarcophagus

Grade Level(s): 6th-12th

Andrea Slusarski - Representational Teapot

Grade Level(s): 9th-12th

Joan Hansen - “ New Spin on Color”

Grade Level: 9th

Clare Butler - Cornell Boxes “Chambers of Time”

Grade Level(s): 6th – 12th

Lauri Thorley and Adrienne Lessard - Styrofoam Cup Design

Grade Level(s): 6th – 12th

Styrofoam Cup Design Gallery

  Patty Zeitz  - Technology Coming to Life

Grade Level: 8th -12th

  Lauren Niedergang – Art Endurance

Grade Level: AP Studio

  Marianne Griffith  - Mini Colorful Bird Baths

Grade Levels: 1st-8th

  Katie SvobodaTeaching About Art Styles 

Grade Levels: 6th – 7th

Additional Lesson Details

Rubric

  Marie Elcin – Zentangle Notan 

Grade Levels: 6th-8th

More Examples

  Ian SandsExpressive Skittle Portraits

Grade Levels: 6th -12th