A community just for Art Teachers
Welcome to The AOE Community, an online social space designed specifically for experts in the field of Art Education! Feel free to post photos from your classroom, ask or answer questions in the forums, or even add a great art education related video.
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My first graders and kindergarteners will not follow procedures during clean-up. I call the students by table to the drying rack. If they get up before their table is called I send them back. But I also have trouble with students not going back to…Continue
I am beginning a color theory unit for my 1at graders - color mixing, color wheels, primary and secondary colors. Ironically, two of my 1st graders were diagnosed with color blindness this week. Anybody have experience with modifying color theory…Continue
Does anyone have suggestions for hanging paintings on canvas board? Is it better to use a frame? If so, what are the best ones/most economical? Are there any interesting ways to hang without a frame? My 7th graders just finished a project on…Continue
Hello, My name is Kristen and I am new on here. I have recently begun working with a young girl to teach her art. I have a degree in art but am completely new at teaching. I have been teaching her about the elements of art and in the past month I…Continue
Started by Kristen McIlhargey in General Dec 5.
I recently was "gifted" tons of random stuff...anyone have any ideas of how I could use these items? Or should I quietly pitch them. I teach Pk-6 in an urban district.50 lbs of Seashells, all types.Wine Bottle CorksLong Skinny Dowel Rods that are…Continue