Week of Nov. 11-15 8th Grade Art, Music & Technology
Art 8th Grade
Chagall I and TheVillage Oil Pastel Drawing in the style of Cubism
Objective: Students use mix media; draw from memory, observation, and imagination, progress in ability, recognize art styles, recognize artist introduced in the course (Marc Chagall); pattern, texture, line, color, value, balance, contrast, 2-dimensional, culture, historical period, fantasy, surreal
Procedure: Students will read handout “The Museum of Modern Art article on Chagall”
Create their own I and the Village mixing cultural traditions in a surreal drawing.
Assessment: Students will complete response questions reflecting on their art piece.
Music 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 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.