ERIC Number: ED333616
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: N/A
Art Partners: Art and the Artist/the Person and the Medium [and] Art Partners: Curriculum Guide.
Cranford Board of Education, NJ.
The program description and curriculum for Art Partners, a Cranford, New Jersey, after-school program to meet the needs of artistically talented children in grades 3-6, are provided. The program description includes information on: a suggested sequence of activities for 38 sessions, program organization, the artist-in-residence component, area art museums and galleries, field trips, the culminating program exhibition, rules for teachers (developed by gifted children), teacher program responsibilities, and conference days. Also provided are guidelines for program evaluation, student evaluation, and instructor evaluation. Sample evaluation forms are included as are sample letters to parents. Appendixes cover field trip procedures, additional field trip suggestions, New Jersey County arts and historical agencies, and the museum and gallery guide. A bibliography of 47 items is included. The curriculum guide presents lesson plans for 19 classes. Each lesson plan includes guidance on time required, a description, objectives, outcome/product, recommended preparation/materials, suggestions for introduction/development, conclusion/evaluation, and additional suggested resources and activities. Activities include making a logo mural or banner, progressive printing montage, sun and shadow printing, using watercolors, using pastels, thinking about reality and creativity, associating color and mood, computer designs, sculpture, wind instruments, and architecture. (DB)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Tests/Questionnaires
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Cranford Board of Education, NJ.
Identifiers: Cranford Public Schools NJ; New Jersey (Cranford)