Third grade art lessons

Inspire creativity and artistic expression in your third-grade students with these engaging art lessons. Discover fun and educational activities to help them explore different art techniques and develop their artistic skills.
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Road-scapes Grant Haffner Style.... Elementary and Middle School ArtMixed Media Road Trip Landscape Art Lesson, Grant Haffner styleI have been preparing art lessons for the next school year. Recently, I gave this lesson a test run... I taught it online to my art club students in Vancouver, BC. They are elementary students (ages 6-12) They enjoyed the introduction to one point perspective and learning about contemporary artist, Grant Haffner. Here you can see what they created in one hour…

Amy Henry
Elements of the Art Room: Beautiful 3rd grade Beehives! Middle School Art, Art, Elementary Art, Art Lessons, Art Lesson Plans, Art Lessons Elementary, Teaching Art, Art Classroom, Elementary Art Projects

Last month, 3rd grade started this little project, after I was inspired by the Instagram post of the incredible art teacher, Ms. Rogers! You can check out her IG here! I believe they painted their backgrounds, but since we're still art on a cart this year, we had to improvise! Here's how we created ours! Materials: Pencils Hexagon tracer Crayons Sharpie Markers Crayola Oil pastels Day 1: We draw our bees together. I do a little directed drawing, then we trace with Sharpies, and color with…

Esther Castro
Third grade used warm and cool colors and pattern to create these tempera paintings.  The students viewed artwork by native people and ho... Art Lesson Plans, Elementary Art, Op Art, Middle School Art, Elementary Art Projects, Classroom Art Projects, School Art Projects, Art Lessons Elementary, Third Grade Art

Third grade used warm and cool colors and pattern to create these tempera paintings. The students viewed artwork by native people and how their hand print was not only a record of who they were or where they had traveled, but also a way to sign their art. The students each used their hand prints to sign their paintings. Notice how the warm colors (red, orange, and yellow) advance and the cool colors (blue, green, and violet) recede? This color effect creates an optical illusion. The boys and…

Connie Valentine
Elements of the Art Room: 4th grade Robin Mead Landscapes Art Projects, Art, Art Lessons, Ocean Paintings, Art Activities, Art Classroom, Art Lessons Elementary, Camping Art, Spring Art Projects

This week 4th grade is starting their Robin Mead inspired landscapes! She's a contemporary artist from Georgia, and you can check out her work on her website here! I was also inspired by the awesome art teacher, Lauralee Chambers, from her beautiful student examples on Instagram! Here's Robin Mead's Instagram too :) She has a Youtube channel too! Here's how we created ours! Materials: Sax 90 lb paper pencils Sharpies Crayola artista II watercolor Big Kid's Choice Paintbrushes Robin Mead…

Heather Lambert
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This Monster in My Closet art lesson has been one of my students' absolute favorites over the years! A perfect lesson for drawing creativity out of even the most hesitant young artists. With a focus on line, shape, and texture your students will be engaged the entire time they are creating!

Robin Heieren