5th Grade Art Quarter 3Instructor: Donohue, K.
Class Description: In grade 5, students will create both 2-D and 3-D works of art and experience a variety of art media.
Students should expect to complete any of the assignments listed below during the quarter.
- Watercolor Salt Paintings
- Drawing with hatching, cross hatching and stippling
- Observational Drawing (drawing from an actual object)
- Papier Mache
- Handbuilding with Clay
- art vocabulary quizzes
- Artist's Statements
Students in Quarter 1 Art have successfully completed the construction of their ceramic 'animalito' sculpture. This unit is inspired by the wooden hand carved sculptures from Oaxaca, Mexico. All of our sculptures made it through the bisque firing and are now on the design phase of this unit. Great job artists!