Middle school art projects

Explore a collection of creative art projects designed specifically for middle school students. Encourage young artists to express their creativity and develop their skills with these engaging and educational ideas.
Art, Middle School Art, Art Projects, Art Assignments, Art Classroom, Kunst, Art For Kids, Paper Mill, Art Activities

Grade Level Duration 4 classes, 80 minutes Materials Graph paper (buy or make your own online here), acrylic Paint, ghost grid posterboard (Poster board featuring a faint, disappearing grid), square dowel cut down to make a stamp (same size as the grids on the poster board), printer, pencil, palette Media Acrylic Paint Lesson Objectives For […]

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Courtney Burke
Art, Collage, Friedensreich Hundertwasser, Kunst, Resim, Sanat, Hundertwasser, Knutselen, Tekenen

Welcome! This blog post features a guided tutorial of how to create a geometric, Bauhaus-inspired paper collage. Prior to beginning, it is helpful to learn more about the Bauhaus art movement. Some of the key characteristics of Bauhaus art includes (1) simple, geometric shapes, (2) basic color schemes, and (3) asymmetrical balance. This activity challenges artists

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Amy Marie
Tissue Paper Crafts, Diy, Crafts, Tissue Paper Art, Tissue Paper, Stained Glass Diy Projects, Paper Mosaic, Window Crafts, Stained Glass Crafts

Here's an absolutely stunning faux stained glass project my junior high students recently finished. These are made from black construction paper and tissue paper. They took about a month or so to finish, due to the intricate nature of all the steps. To start off, I showed students a slideshow about the stained glass in Western Europe during the Middle Ages. I showed them a video of how stained glass is made (the technique hasn't really changed in hundreds of years!). So then students started…

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April Moulton
High School, Perspective, Design, Middle School Art, Art, Middle School Art Projects, High School Art Projects, High School Art Lessons, High School Art Lesson Plans

After nearly a decade of teaching secondary students, I've had a lot of time to test out a variety of 2d art projects. Let's face it: as teachers, sometimes we plan and plan and plan. We are so excited to deliver the project, and then... it flops. Students are uninterested and the final products aren't

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Aine Morris
Art, Middle School Art, Disco Ball, Art Club Projects, Disco, High School Art Projects, High School Art Lessons, Middle School Art Projects, Art Classroom

mrstfoxresources.com | Disco Ball Drawing Art - Teaching acrylic painting to beginners can be a daunting task, especially when faced with numerous factors involved in ensuring a successful painting class. Engaging Middle and High School Art Students with Disco Ball Painting Watercolor AcrylicOil paintMixed mediaCollage Printmaking PotteryGlaze Artistic technique

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Julie Jenkins