Fall 2013 Anna Strattan Graduated with honors from State University College at Buffalo, Bachelors of Science, Art Education , Graduated with honors, Masters in Curriculum and Instruction 12 Year of teaching children (10th year at UE) Practicing artist Ceramics Painting Glass Fusion jewelry Respect Yourself Other’s creativity, ideas and ability levels Responsibility Use art materials appropriately Follow Clean up procedures Deadlines and due dates Art Exhibits NYS Art Teacher Assoc. Legislative Exhibit (fall) NYS School Boards Convention Exhibit (Spring) JFS Tree Room Art Show at UEHS (Spring) NYS Art Teacher Assoc. Portfolio Project (Spring) DaVinci Festival Exhibit (Spring) District Office Middle School Exhibit (Fall) Scholastic Art Awards Exhibit (Winter) Wilson 6th grade Art Show (Winter) ARTSONIA – Online Art Gallery (Year ‘round) Ask Questions 2. Take risks and think “outside the box” 3. Effort Culminating Project 1. Students will take home a portfolio of final products throughout the 10 wks/20wks/school year. Studio In Art Kids will be “commissioned” by teachers/administrators to create a work of art especially for them…to gain a working understanding how some artists make a living. Homework Sometimes there is just not enough time… lengthy projects, fire drills, shortened periods, Long winded questions…etc… STUDENTS MAY BE ASKED TO WORK ON PROJECT COMPONENTS AT 7th grade students haveHOME. a weekly sketchbook assignment! + Students are EXPECTED to take initiative to write down their assignments on their own. Projects/Evaluations 80% Evaluations can include relevant drawing/artistic exercises, quizzes, art history exploration activities Sketchbook and Written Critiques 20% Regents exam 20% overall grade (mp 4) email UE Website Teacher Page Ms. Strattan’s Art Class Information <3 We’re going to get MESSY!