Technical Meets Creative / Lesson 10 of 10
May 09, 2017

Technical Meets Creative / Lesson 10 of 10

Lesson 10 of 10 Altered Books: The Art II Way to Keep a Visual Journal by Debi West Who doesn’t love taking something old and turning it into something beautiful? Well, that’s exactly what my Art II students do throughout their second semester of class: they have weekly altered-book assignments that act as their performance final, […]

Building A Strong Foundation / Lesson 9 of 10
April 08, 2016

Building A Strong Foundation / Lesson 9 of 10

Lesson 9 of 10 Weekly Visual Journals by Debi West   I have found through the years that holding my kiddos accountable by having them submit weekly prompt-based journal assignments is a win-win-win experience! My first year as a secondary teacher, I realized that my students needed to be encouraged to practice their drawing and compositional skills, […]