Item Number: PRI-GALLERY
Technology Integration: Visual Arts
Technology Skill: Graphics, Presentation, Word Processing
Program: Google, Google Slides, Google Drawings
Includes: Digital Art Lessons for Elementary, Google Drawings in the Classroom: Teacher Guide, Printable Student Workbook, Paperless Worksheets, Extension Activities
Handouts and Assessment Tools: TechnoGallery Parent Letter, TechnoGallery Certificate, TechnoGallery Skill Summary, Art Gallery Rubric, Artist Self-Reflection
Google Drawings and Google Slides Samples: Animated Art Gallery Sample, Patterns Sample Artwork, Lines Sample Artwork, Shapes Sample Artwork, Text Sample Art Work, Crop and Recolor Sample Artwork
STEM Integration Lessons: visual arts with graphic technology skills and computer fundamentals
Assignment 1: Become an Art Critic
Examine a sample animated art gallery to spark creativity.
Assignment 2: Discover Lines
Gain fine motor skills. Experiment with drawing straight, curvy, and jagged lines.
Assignment 3: Design a Pattern using Lines
Study patterns in common objects. Repeat stylized lines to draw unique artwork.
Assignment 4: Express Yourself as a Cartoon
Create an original character that reveals emotion using lines.
Assignment 5: Explore Shapes
Experiment with drawing and formatting shapes. Customize color and object order.
Assignment 6: Construct Animals using Shapes
Combine shapes to build cartoon animals such as a cat, tiger, or bear.
Assignment 7: Tell a Story
Paint a picture that illustrates a story using shapes and lines.
Assignment 8: Have Fun with Text
Experiment with text and word art. Format font, size, style, color, and alignment.
Assignment 9: Make a Picture from Text
Communicate a message by transforming text into artwork using WordArt.
Assignment 10: Try Recolor and Crop Options
Take risks. Explore recolor and cropping options to format an image.
Assignment 11: Create Colorful Artwork
Convey a personal interest by duplicating images to produce a repetitive design.
Assignment 12: Save Pictures to use in Art Gallery
Convert artwork made in Google Drawings to picture files.
Assignment 13: Exhibit Artwork in a Gallery
Frame pictures to showcase artwork in an animated art gallery. Apply transitions between slides.
Assignment 14: Host a Digital Art Show
Exhibit artwork displayed in a slideshow. Explain artistic choices to an audience.
Optional Digital Art Lessons for Elementary Grades:
- Edit Points: Adjust points in a Google Drawing,
- Trace a Photo: Trace outline of an object using drawing tools.
- Print as a Handout: Reduce a presentation to 1 printed page.
Use TechnoGallery with unlimited users at your site. A site is a physical location such as classroom, school, learning center, daycare, library, or home. If you teach at multiple sites, you will need to purchase one set for each location. Curriculum ships on a USB drive. Transfer the files to all devices at your site. View the PDF teacher guides and workbooks digitally or print as many as you need. Files CANNOT be posted in public domain.