lesson plans

k-5 lesson plans

K-5 Lesson Plan

On the A.R.T.S. Tour students will learn about the artwork and ideas of David Habben. Linking to Habben’s work, students will study traditional Chinese calligraphy methods to further explore the connection between the energy of a stroke and its potential meaning.

6-8 lesson plans

6-8 Lesson Plan

On the A.R.T.S. Tour, students will learn about the artwork and ideas of David Habben, a Utah-based artist who creates detailed ballpoint and watercolor pencil drawings as well as abstract paintings with rapid brushstrokes. Then students will explore nontraditional ways of connecting motion to drawing by creating a drawing machine.

9-12 lesson plans

9-12 Lesson Plan

On the A.R.T.S. Tour students will learn about the artwork and ideas of David Habben. Then students will be shown examples and asked to use elements of art to explore political illustration and other historical political cartoons to create their own.

The a.r.t.s. program has been made possible thanks to the generous support from the following