Samuel Mickle Art Clubs
Advisor: Dannielle Benedetto (email@example.com)Mural Arts
Grade 6: 3:20-4:15p Thursdays
Students will be divided into groups by homeroom. An equal number of class meetings will be provided for every session. Sessions last approximately 7-8 weeks. Students will be working on completion of existing murals and additions. These murals include themes of character, education, world peace, citizenship and sustainability. Mural students also paint the set and scenery for the school play.
Exploring Message and meaning in art
Promote school pride
Create opportunity for team building experience
Provide a non-competitive environment with healthy peer interaction and friendship opportunities
-break into groups
-address school needs (including Clark)
-divide assignments to teams
-plan and discussed subject and location of future murals including canvas backdrops.
Exploration piece: Mural Arts of Philadelphia virtual tour of Philadelphia Murals
Discussion on meaning and message. Promotion of liberty echos through the art of Philly Murals.
Samuel Mickle/Jeffery Clark Mural themes will continue with themes of good character, world peace, & sustainability.
Drawing and PaintingGrade 4: Day #3 during recess
Grade 5: Day #4 during recess
Students can participate in teacher-led formal instruction of technical skills, drawing from life, photos and imagination. A variety of craft supplies and paint will be available for independent and group led activities.
To present drawing and painting lessons in digestible bites
To decode challenges with strategies and techniques
To delve deeper into detail and precision
Enrich student art experience
To provide a creative outlet for students who thrive in the arts
To provide an outlet to create friendships in a positive environment
-be divided into groups with peers
-keep a sketchbook
-select topics and themes
-draw from life,photos,& imagination
-build still life and draw
-receive teacher led formal instruction on technical skills
-work on projects
-complete 1-2 canvas paintings by the end of the year.