ELEMENTARY ART SITES


@Art: Teacher Resources Advice for teaching drawing and painting to children.

Art Recipes This site has inedible craft recipes for things such as Goop,Flubber.

Art Attack Contains well illustrated how-to instructions for art projects from the CiTV program.

Arts Connected Ed Site of the Minneapolis Institue of the Arts. Search the gallery, teachers' guide, fun stuff and more.

Art Which work of art? amd Artsy Sites and Activities on the Web Arrticles in the May 2004 issue of School Library Media Activities Monthly. To borrow, the magazine, contact the Media Centre.

Cafe Zoom Recipes for and by kids such as Edible Spiders, Bread in a Bag, Ticklish Tea and Dirt Pudding.

Color in Motion Witness the feel and emotion of colours. Goes well with the Color Scheme Generator link.

Color Scheme Generator Handy tool for the art teacher or student. Before you paint that picture, decorate a room, or make your next web page, have a look at the Color Generator. Click buttons and boxes with abandon to see the variety of ways your are able to affect the colours on this page. Updated link.

Coloring and painting pages for Kids Colouring pages and painting activities Picture of the month, e.g. October's is Halloween theme and to other games, funny songs, and around the world story.

Crayola Creativity Central Various activites; create a colour; Crayola factory; Links for parents, educators, kids.

Child Fun: Activity Themes "This site includes colouring pages, art projects, E-cards, games, songs, poems, and many activities for themes such as colour, animals, seasonal themes, the alphabet and mores." MSLA Journal, March 2000.

Idea Box - Early Childhood Education and Activity Resources: Includes Ideas of the day and week, activities, seasonal, games, music and songs, recipes, and crafts.

The Imagination Factory Creative wasy to use garbage to create art.

KinderArt Art lessons, activities, resources for teachers.

Line and Shape Interactive site for young artists. The site includes art games such as Be an Architect at http://www.sanford-artedventures.com/play/arch2/index.html

Mr. Picassohead Don't know about the kids, but I had lots of fun at this one. Here you have the tools for constructing an abstract image in the style of Picasso. Look at the gallery for inspiration.

Picasso Principals Integrated unit, complete with 6 distinct art lessons, and ELA, Social Studies, Science and Math connections. The Winnipeg SD school's computer teacher, art teacher and teacher librarian successfully collaborated to create a very useful site. Goes well with the Mr. Picassohead link.


Last Updated: January 30, 2006