Tuesday, October 20, 2009

A Lifetime of Color - Lesson Plans Incorporating Art

A Lifetime of Color is one of the resources that was listed today in a blog post on Curious Works. The Curious Works post is full of art education resources. A Lifetime of Color offers lesson plans incorporating art activities into Language Arts, Science, Mathematics, Music, and Social Studies. The lesson plans are designed for use with K-8 students. You can search for lesson plans by subject area or you can search for lesson plans by grade level.

In addition to lesson plans, A Lifetime of Color offers a collection of games and interactive activities for learning about artists and learning to create art.

Applications for Education
A Lifetime of Color's lesson plans could be useful for finding new ways to combine content areas through the creation of art projects.

Here are some related items that may be of interest to you:
Connecting Social Studies and Art Through Video
7 Resources for Creating Cartoons and Comics
Online Art Education - Smithsonian Art Museum