Mondrian, Piet – TeachKidsArt http://www.teachkidsart.net a resource for teaching art to kids! Thu, 02 Nov 2017 17:27:36 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Prevent Summer Learning Loss with a ‘Retro’ Flash Card Flipper http://www.teachkidsart.net/prevent-summer-learning-loss-with-a-retro-flash-card-flipper/ http://www.teachkidsart.net/prevent-summer-learning-loss-with-a-retro-flash-card-flipper/#comments Thu, 23 Jul 2015 18:23:01 +0000 http://www.teachkidsart.net/?p=4370

‘Summer Learning Loss’, or ‘Summer Slide’ as it’s also known, is not just an issue for ‘at risk’ students. All students need to practice their academic skills to keep from falling behind over summer vacation. The year I taught 2nd grade I experienced firsthand how much students can forget over the summer. We wasted much valuable […] ]]>
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New! Artist Birthdays Calendar http://www.teachkidsart.net/new-artist-birthdays-calendar/ http://www.teachkidsart.net/new-artist-birthdays-calendar/#comments Tue, 18 Feb 2014 05:03:00 +0000 http://www.teachkidsart.net/?p=2952

Kids love to celebrate birthdays, so what better time to introduce a new artist than on that artist’s birthday? I’ve created a new page on my site to help you plan your artist birthday celebrations! Just click on the “Artist Birthdays” link on my menu bar for a list of birthdays by month, complete with […] ]]>
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Easy Mondrian http://www.teachkidsart.net/easy-mondrian/ Sun, 11 Apr 2010 23:59:00 +0000 http://biz123.inmotionhosting.com/~teachk5/2010/04/easy-mondrian.html

Dutch painter, Piet Mondrian (1872-1944), was one of the most important artists of the 20th century. His abstract designs had a huge influence on the graphic design, architecture, and interior design of his day. He was best known for his stylized, geometric designs of black and white grids filled with bright, primary colors. Students are […] ]]>