Week of Nov. 11-15 5th Grade Art, Music & Technology
Art 5th Grade Felt-tip Watercolor
Students will learn to draw a horizon line, adding depth, dimension, shading, and overlapping; experiment with markers and watercolor and how water reacts to the marker on the paper. Students will add marker using a felt tip marker drawing muted colors – create trunks of several trees. Add texture on each trunk by drawing a series of irregular vertical lines and elliptical knots. Add individually drawn leaves to branches and upper margin. Add water to give a liquid impressionism feel to the painting.
Assessment: Students will complete response questions reflecting on their art piece.
Music grades 5-8 Unit 3 2/4 & 3/4 Time Signature; Dotted Half Note; Ties & Slurs
Students will be introduced to the following music theory terms: 2/4 & 3/4 Time Signature; Dotted Half Note; Ties & Slurs. Students will complete lessons 10-13 during class; students will work as a group and independently; review as a class
Assessment: Students will complete ear training exercise; Students will complete review worksheet over lessons 10-13
Practice Christmas Songs.
Middle School Grades 5-8 Power Point Publishing Computer Terminology Slide Show
Students will practice Power Point Publishing skills (entering data, adding graphics, adding text, transitions, computer terminology etc.); keyboarding. Students will complete a Power Point Slide Show of computer terms defined in class. Upon completion of the slide show; students will login in to typing web to practice typing skill.
Assessment: Students complete computer term quiz during class.