Apr 10, 2014

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How to Teach Culture with Integrity ...

How to Teach Culture with Integrity in the Art Room

It’s so easy as art teachers to get excited about the beautiful art forms of...

Apr 8, 2014

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Great Giveaway: Over $100 Worth of C...

Great Giveaway: Over $100 Worth of Culture Materials for Your Classroom!

This giveaway is now closed. Congratulations to Marie E. who said she loves to...

Apr 2, 2014

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The Ultimate Guide to Using QR Codes...

The Ultimate Guide to Using QR Codes in the Art Room

Here at AOE, when you ask, we deliver! During my presentation at the last AOE...

Mar 25, 2014

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Maya Glyphs: Free Lesson Plan Downlo...

Maya Glyphs: Free Lesson Plan Download

Level: 3-5 Art Education Lesson Plan Art Elements: Shape and Color Art Skills:...

Mar 12, 2014

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Don’t Let a Small Budget Keep You Fr...

Don’t Let a Small Budget Keep You From Trying Gelli Arts!

We’ve been having so much fun this week bringing you exciting tips, tricks...

Mar 11, 2014

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Great Giveaway: Over $200 in Monopri...

Great Giveaway: Over $200 in Monoprinting Supplies for Your Classroom!

This giveaway is now closed. Congratulations to Vicki, who said she will use...

Mar 11, 2014

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4 Fun Gelli Arts Techniques From the...

4 Fun Gelli Arts Techniques From the AOE Team

Editor’s Note: Gelli Arts® graciously provided each of our writers...

Mar 3, 2014

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This Cool New Website Makes Connecti...

This Cool New Website Makes Connecting to the Common Core A Snap

Have you heard about Newsela? It’s a fantastic online resource that makes it...

Feb 11, 2014

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Great Giveaway: Who Wants Free Sculp...

Great Giveaway: Who Wants Free Sculpture Materials!?

This giveaway is now closed. Congratulations to our winner KeelinM who gave a...

Jan 14, 2014

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Great Giveaway: Sketchbook Bonanza!

Great Giveaway: Sketchbook Bonanza!

This giveaway is now closed. Congratulations to Patricia B who said she loves...

Jan 2, 2014

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Free Lesson Plan Download: Silly Lin...

Free Lesson Plan Download: Silly Line People

Level: K-2 Art Education Lesson Plan Art Elements: Line Art Skills:...

Dec 17, 2013

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An Easier Way to Assign New Seats

An Easier Way to Assign New Seats

Wouldn’t it be great if we could just make one set of seating charts and use...

Dec 2, 2013

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Winter Castles: Free Lesson Plan Dow...

Winter Castles: Free Lesson Plan Download

Level: 3-5 Art Education Lesson Plan Art Elements: Line Art Skills:...

Nov 18, 2013

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Are “Problem” Students Really a Prob...

Are “Problem” Students Really a Problem?

  As art teachers, we have a unique perspective on student behavior,...

Nov 15, 2013

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5 Smart Ways to Stretch Your Printma...

5 Smart Ways to Stretch Your Printmaking Budget

Printmaking can be intimidating for many reasons, one of which is the...

Nov 7, 2013

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Found Object Sculptures: Free Lesson...

Found Object Sculptures: Free Lesson Plan Download

Level: K-2 Art Education Lesson Plan Art Elements: Shape and Form Art Skills:...

Sep 24, 2013

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Even More Non-Fiction Resources For ...

Even More Non-Fiction Resources For Your Classroom

Yesterday, we presented the Ultimate Guide to Non-Fiction Book Series for...

Sep 23, 2013

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The Ultimate Guide to Non-Fiction Bo...

The Ultimate Guide to Non-Fiction Book Series for Students

We’ve talked a lot on AOE about great books for your art room. From fun...

Sep 23, 2013

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Great Giveaway: Non-Fiction Resource...

Great Giveaway: Non-Fiction Resources for Your Art Room!

This giveaway is closed for entries. The winner is Clare....

Sep 6, 2013

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Texture Pumpkins: Free Lesson Plan D...

Texture Pumpkins: Free Lesson Plan Download

Level: K-2 Art Education Lesson Plan Art Elements: Texture Art Skills: Clay...

Aug 14, 2013

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Sick of Teaching the Rules? Make a V...

Sick of Teaching the Rules? Make a Video!

During the first few weeks of school, one of the most important things you...

Aug 6, 2013

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Getting the Art Room You Want With t...

Getting the Art Room You Want With the Budget You Have

Imagine that you get to walk into an empty art room and make it completely...

Jul 29, 2013

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It’s Funny Because It’s True: 2 Vide...

It’s Funny Because It’s True: 2 Videos to Make you Laugh

Oh. My. Goodness. Have you seen Kid Snippets? It’s a relatively new YouTube...

Jul 24, 2013

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Using Natural Materials to Create an...

Using Natural Materials to Create an Elf House

Have you ever stumbled upon a piece of art that just made you smile? It...