Art Works for Kids Lesson Tool

Arts Integrated Lessons for your K-6 Classroom

Education is much more than just academic achievement. The classroom needs to be a place where students can learn about themselves as well as the world around them. Integrating the arts into the core curriculum is a proven strategy for helping to address all the needs of students. In elementary schools, arts-integrated learning has been shown to improve students’ social, emotional, core academic, and arts learning.
December 10, 2019

Brush Your Teeth: Telling Time Lesson Plan

Students will sing Brush Your Teeth, perform the brushing rhythm, and relate the song to showing time on their individual manipulative clocks.
December 9, 2019

Multiplication Flowers Lesson Plan

Integrating Visual Art and Math. Demonstrate knowledge of multiplication facts by creating an artistic representation.
December 9, 2019

Math Art: Fractional Art Lesson Plan

Integrating Visual Art and Math. Inspired by Piet Mondrian, geometric designs are created using listening and Math skills to make an imagine in the style of Piet Mondrian using fractions. While each student will be given the same Instructions, each creation will be unique!
December 4, 2019

Aboriginal Number Lines Lesson Plan

Integrating Visual Art, Social Studies and Math. Students will create a number line inspired by aboriginal art to use in solving addition and subtraction problems on the number line.
December 2, 2019

Introducing: ME! Self Portraits Lesson Plan

Integrating Visual Art and Social Studies. Self-portrait art projects are designed to help students begin to answer the important question, “Who Am I?” Students will create their own self-portraits that say something about themselves using a variety of art materials and processes.
November 27, 2019

Brown Bear Lesson Plan

First grade students will sing and write a story using correct grammar and punctuation.
November 27, 2019

Blast Off! Lesson Plan

Third grade students will dance about the features on the moon. They will also dance the moon phases and the fact that the moon orbits the Earth approximately every 28 days.
November 26, 2019

Birch Trees Lesson Plan

Students will explore the life cycle of a birch tree connecting science, visual art techniques, and language art concepts.
November 25, 2019

Biome Blues Lesson Plan

Students use their knowledge about one of the 8 Biomes to create a song in the style of 12-bar Blues.
November 25, 2019

Beethoven’s Ninth & Dotplots Lesson Plan

The combination of a symphonic work and plotting data might not at first seem to have any relation within a lesson plan, however when one considers the importance of a simple line and its movement, the relation becomes much more clear. This lesson integrates music with math in a new […]