It’s Rodeo Art Time (5th)

Fifth grade was challenged in their drawing skills to use this photo I took at George Ranch and draw it.

5th grade

They first practiced using dry erase markers on the floor.

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I would draw around the photo to help them see the shapes hidden in the photo.

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Then they drew it again on construction paper, then tracing their lines with glue.

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We ended the project using chalk pastels, blending the colors to make them look more realistic. Great job by the fifth graders! Look at all the ribbons!

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We even had a finalist!

5th grade Rodeo Art

 

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About Ms. Luna

Here we go! Year number four! Teaching artist at Mark Twain Elementary! I started my career in 2002, in the New York City Schools as a Special Education Middle School teacher. Moving back to my hometown of Columbus, Ohio, I continued teaching Special Education and also began teaching after school and summer art programs. Moving again to Houston, Texas. I have taught all levels and abilities from kindergarten to college and am very excited to be teaching here at Mark Twain! I am also a professional artist and designer that shows work worldwide. I have been featured in the Houston Chronicle, Austin Fashion Week, Houston Press, and at the Grassi Museum of the Applied Arts in Germany. I hold a Masters of Science in Special Education from Manhattan College and a Masters of Fine Arts from the Academy of Art University. I currently am teaching grades kindergarten through fifth and am an adjuct art professor at Alvin Community College.

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