Each week, I teach an art lesson at each of the after school programs where I work. We have already studied line and space and this week, we focused on the dot. We are learning how to use different artistic elements to create a composition and at the same time, learning about famous artists and how to interpret a piece of art. The art lessons have been very successful and it's been really fun to see how the kids each interpret the project.
Here are some of the goodies from this past week, where we combined our knowledge of space with the beginnings of pointillism: