Archive for the ‘Extra Credit’ Category

Do you want extra credit in Art? Have your parents make comments on your Artsonia account using this form: Artsonia Parent Comments Instructions and return it with their signature before the end of the quarter to earn extra credit! Each comment your parents make on your art from this year is worth 1 extra credit point!

 

Art Students: Below is the link for instructions on how to comment on at least 10 of your classmates for your Artsonia Comments Point Grade (https://docs.google.com/document/d/1V9w0FoWrs576fG4c83PGlY158H_PzY9QDvhjh0Wrzvw/edit?usp=sharing)

Complete Phil Hansen’s, also known as PhilintheCircle, ‘How to Mount A Buck’ project and then email me, Mrs. Matt (dmatt@sd13.org) a photo of your Cardboard Buck Mount on top of something and you’ll earn yourself some extra credit in Art. (Follow the steps/links below my pictures!)

Here are pictures of the Cardboard Buck Mount Mrs. Matt made…

Watch the ‘How to Mount a Buck’ instruction video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=okYM6hOjmWU&feature=share

Print out the Buck template:  http://www.philinthewhaaat.com/files/PITW_Cardboard_Buck_PDF1.pdf

Visit Phil Hansen’s Weekly Projects Page http://www.philinthewhaaat.com/index.html for more information!

View all of Westfield’s Bucks at http://www.artsonia.com/museum/gallery.asp?exhibit=501656

Did you know that recently Phil showed Mrs. Matt’s project on his video http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=NGcWF1shKXY

Art Extra Credit: Create a Custom Paper Toy Skull from Skull-A-Day.com  (papercraftskull)

Decorate, cut and fold the downloadable Skull and you will have a 3D skull with a jaw moves via a tab that sticks out the back!

If you make & decorate your own and bring it into Art Class, you will earn some jaw dropping extra credit!

Use this link to visit the website: http://skulladay.blogspot.com/2007/08/72-papercraft-skull-with-articulated.html

Taught Rotation 2: October 9th 2015, Taught Rotation 2 : October 29th 2014, Taught Rotation 1: October 12th 2013.

Celebrate Creativity, Courage & Collaboration on International Dot Day (http://www.thedotclub.org/dotday/)!

BoardInternational Dot Day was inspired by NY Times best-selling author and illustrator, Peter H. Reynolds’ book ‘The Dot’ (Watch the read aloud here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t5mGeR4AQdM).

Join in on the growing global community of creativity champions using their talents, gifts and energy to move the world to a better place by making a mark. Remind your students to complete the Dot Day Extra credit coloring sheet for some awesome extra points! (Students can download the sheet on their Edmodo accounts if they forgot it at school!)

Going Green CityIn honor of Earth Day on April 22nd, here is a Green Scene City Find It Extra Credit Option! Click on the image below (view it online or print it), follow the instructions on the image and then email Mrs. Matt (dmatt@sd13.org) your answers, or make a Google Doc and share it with Mrs. Matt, for a chance to earn some Extra Credit!

EyeEye Drawing Extra Credit: Draw a realistic looking image of an eye to go along with Rene Magritte Le Mirror Faux. Below are some examples of how to draw an eye. Feel free to use these or any other videos or tutorials you find online:

How to Draw a Realistic Eye video #1: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LZ9Hpp8JygI&index=52&list=PL5PTEHRtbWB-YkBkQfqFPzu0OVbEHY-a3

How to Draw a Realistic Eye video  #2: https://www.youtube.com/watch/?v=7hk6nfj2pno

Pinterest Eye Handout Example #1: https://www.pinterest.com/pin/124271270942039366/

Pinterest Eye Handout Example #2: https://www.pinterest.com/pin/349732727289172819/

Peeps as artTime once again for the annual “Peep Art Show.” Can you identify the six artists whose work is being parodied? Email Mrs. Matt (dmatt@sd13.org) your answers, or make a Google Doc and share it with Mrs. Matt, for a chance to earn some Extra Credit!

Green Photo PuzzleGreen Photo Puzzle Extra Credit Option! Click on the image below, follow the instructions on the image and then email Mrs. Matt (dmatt@sd13.org) your answers, or make a Google Doc and share it with Mrs. Matt, for a chance to earn some Extra Credit!

2 February Sweet FindFebruary Sweet Find Extra Credit Option! Click on the image below, follow the instructions on the image and then email Mrs. Matt (dmatt@sd13.org) your answers, or make a Google Doc and share it with Matt, for a chance to earn some Extra Credit!

Origami HeartWant some heart warming extra credit? Here is a step by step guide to learn how to fold an origami heart: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Us3SG4FYYis&list=PL5PTEHRtbWB-YkBkQfqFPzu0OVbEHY-a3&index=55 If you find this video too hard, there are lots of paper tutorials online too – just Google Image search Origami Heart!