Thursday, February 25, 2021

March Art Activities

 Welcome Back to Art Class with 

Mr. G! 

March 15th-19th 


Remote Wednesday Art Class Reminders

1. Gather your art supplies before class begins.
2. Find a quiet place to log on.
3. Arrive on time.
4. Greet Mr. G with a HELLO!
5. Mute your microphone.
6. Be attentive to the instructions and follow along.
7. Review Mr G's website if you missed a Google Meet or need to review directions in detail.
8. Try your best! 
9. Have fun! 
10. Remember you are an ARTIST and Mr. G is proud of you! 

Please reach out to Mr. G if you have any questions or concerns.

Mr. Giannetto's email is vgiannetto@burltwpsch.org

Please follow me on Facebook: Young School Art with Mr. Giannetto
and Instagram @youngschoolartwithmr.g.

Please follow this schedule for the week:

Monday: In person Art class for the M/T Cohort. No Google Meet.

Tuesday:In person Art class for M/T Cohort. No Google Meet. 

Wednesday:All Student Google Meet: Directed Drawing

*Supplies: paper, pencil, black marker, crayons

Thursday:In person Art class for the Th/F Cohort. No Google Meet.

Friday:In person Art class for Th/F Cohort. No Google Meet. 

All Remote Students 
When you are learning from home please watch the recorded vidoes Mr. G posted in our Google Classroom and complete the art activity for art class.


M/T Cohort and Th/F Cohort
When M/T cohort is learning from home and when the Th/F is learning from home you may view a video and complete the art actvity for art class.

Recorded Videos: 
Mr. G recorded How to Draw and How to Build videos located in our Google Classroom. This is artwork to complete at home. Visit our Google Classroom to watch the videos and draw/build along with me. 



1. Build a Found Object Winter Wonderland, Snow Castle, or Snow Fort  

Collect an array of white items from around the house and use them as blocks to build a Snow Castle.

Suggested materials: white items from around the house such as mugs, cups, tissue paper, paper towels, cotton balls, or anything white


 2. Build a Found Object Snowman

Collect an array of items from around the house to build a snowman. Begin with three plates.

Suggested materials: household items


Recorded Videos: Draw with Mr. G

 Draw a Polar Bear


Supplies: white paper, pencil, markers, crayons

It's Okay to be Different

Listen to the story and draw along with Mr.G!


Supplies: white paper, black marker, crayons


Draw a Frog in Monet's Garden
This is an Art Drawing Challenge! 

Listen to the story and draw along with Mr.G!



Supplies: white paper, black marker, crayons


Draw The Very Hungry Caterpillar

Listen to the story and draw along with Mr.G!


Supplies: white paper, black marker, crayons, cups

Build a Found Object Rabbit

Use items from around the house in a new way! Use a paper plate for the rabbit's head. Use small toys, office supplies, kitchen items and more for the rabbit's ears, mouth, eyes, nose, and whiskers. Have fun! 




Optional Art on Your Own

Torn Paper Rabbit

Lesson Materials: construction paper, glue stick, scissors, and pencil

Step 1: Draw a large circle for the rabbit’s head. Draw a smaller circle inside the head. Use cups or bowls to make the circles if you wish. Draw long ears and a neck. 
Step 2: Cut strips of paper, rip it into pieces, and glue to make the fur of the rabbit. If it’s difficult to rip the paper, cut small slits into the edge of the strips as a way to begin each tear. 
Step 3: Rip white paper to fill in the small circle on the face. Rip pink paper to add inside the ears. 
Step 4: Add details to the rabbit such as eyes, a nose, whiskers, a mouth, bows, and carrots. 










Additional Art Projects:

Optional Art on Your Own

These are art activities to complete if you wish anytime this week. Mr. G wrote these art lessons for the educational site Fantastic Fun and Learning. The links are provided. 

Paint Ice Sculptures

Click the link to visit Fantastic Fun and Learning and view my lesson in detail. 

https://www.fantasticfunandlearning.com/ice-painting-process-art-project.html


Painting with "Snowballs"

Click the link to visit Fantastic Fun and Learning and view my lesson in detail. 

https://www.fantasticfunandlearning.com/snowman-art-painting-with-snowballs.html

Paint a Polar Bear

Click the link to visit Fantastic Fun and Learning and view my lesson in detail. 

https://www.fantasticfunandlearning.com/polar-bear-art-project.html


Friday, February 5, 2021

February Art

Welcome Back to Art Class with 

Mr. G! 

February 22nd-26th 


Remote Wednesday Art Class Reminders

1. Gather your art supplies before class begins.
2. Find a quiet place to log on.
3. Arrive on time.
4. Greet Mr. G with a HELLO!
5. Mute your microphone.
6. Be attentive to the instructions and follow along.
7. Review Mr G's website if you missed a Google Meet or need to review directions in detail.
8. Try your best! 
9. Have fun! 
10. Remember you are an ARTIST and Mr. G is proud of you! 

Please reach out to Mr. G if you have any questions or concerns.

Mr. Giannetto's email is vgiannetto@burltwpsch.org

Please follow me on Facebook: Young School Art with Mr. Giannetto
and Instagram @youngschoolartwithmr.g.

Please follow this schedule for the week:

Monday: In person Art class for the M/T Cohort. No Google Meet.

Tuesday:In person Art class for M/T Cohort. No Google Meet. 

Wednesday:All Student Google Meet: Directed Drawing-Heart Faces inspired by artist https://chrisuphues.com/


*Supplies: paper, pencil, black marker, crayons

Thursday:In person Art class for the Th/F Cohort. No Google Meet.

Friday:In person Art class for Th/F Cohort. No Google Meet. 

All Remote Students 
When you are learning from home please watch the recorded vidoes Mr. G posted in our Google Classroom and complete the art activity for art class.


M/T Cohort and Th/F Cohort
When M/T cohort is learning from home and when the Th/F is learning from home you may view a video and complete the art actvity for art class.

Recorded Videos: Found Object Art

The recorded videos in our Google Art Classroom explain the process of building using found objects from around the house. This is artwork to complete at home. 

1. Build a Found Object Winter Wonderland, Snow Castle, or Snow Fort  

Collect an array of white items from around the house and use them as blocks to build a Snow Castle.

Suggested materials: white items from around the house such as mugs, cups, tissue paper, paper towels, cotton balls, or anything white


 2. Build a Found Object Snowman

Collect an array of items from around the house to build a snowman. Begin with three plates.

Suggested materials: household items


Recorded Videos: Draw with Mr. G

 Draw a Polar Bear

This recorded video is in our Google Classroom. 

Supplies: white paper, pencil, markers, crayons


It's Okay to be Different

This recorded video is in our Google Classroom.
Supplies: white paper, black marker, crayons


Listen to the story and draw along with Mr.G!


Draw Philippe in Monet's Garden

This recorded video is in the 2nd Grade Google Classroom.

Supplies: white paper, black marker, crayons


Additional Art Project:

Optional Art on Your Own

These are art activities to complete if you wish anytime this week.

Painting with "Snowballs"

Click the link to visit Fantastic Fun and Learning and view my lesson in detail. 

https://www.fantasticfunandlearning.com/snowman-art-painting-with-snowballs.html


Paint a Polar Bear

Click the link to visit Fantastic Fun and Learning and view my lesson in detail. 

https://www.fantasticfunandlearning.com/polar-bear-art-project.html








Sunday, January 3, 2021

Winter Art Activities


         Welcome Back to Art Class

with Mr. G! 

1st Grade 

February 1st-5th 


Remote Wedneday Art Class Reminders

1. Gather your art supplies before class begins.
2. Find a quiet place to log on.
3. Arrive on time.
4. Greet Mr. G with a HELLO!
5. Mute your microphone.
6. Be attentive to the instructions and follow along.
7. Review Mr G's website if you missed a Google Meet or need to review directions in detail.
8. Try your best! 
9. Have fun! 
10. Remember you are an ARTIST and Mr. G is proud of you! 

Please reach out to Mr. G if you have any questions or concerns.

Mr. Giannetto's email is vgiannetto@burltwpsch.org

Please follow me on Facebook: Young School Art with Mr. Giannetto
and Instagram @youngschoolartwithmr.g.

Please following the schedule below:

Monday:Snow Day!

Tuesday:Remote Learning Day-All Student Google Meet: Directed Drawing-Draw a Polar Bear
Supplies: white paper, pencil, black marker, crayons

Wednesday: All Student Google Meet: Directed Drawing-Draw a Penguin *Supplies: paper, pencil, marker, crayons


Thursday:In person Art class for Th/F Cohort. No Google Meet

Friday:In person Art class for Th/F Cohort. No Google Meet. 


All Remote Students 
When you are learning from home please watch the recorded vidoes Mr. G posted in our Google Classroom and complete the art activity for art class.


M/T Cohort and Th/F Cohort
When M/T cohort is learning from home and when the Th/F is learning from home you may view a video and complete the art actvity for art class.

Recorded Videos: Found Object Art

The recorded videos in our Google Art Classroom explain the process of building using found objects from around the house. This is artwork to complete at home. 

1. Build a Found Object Winter Wonderland, Snow Castle, or Snow Fort  

Collect an array of white items from around the house and use them as blocks to build a Snow Castle.

Suggested materials: white items from around the house such as mugs, cups, tissue paper, paper towels, cotton balls, or anything white


 2. Build a Found Object Snowman

Collect an array of items from around the house to build a snowman. Begin with three plates.

Suggested materials: household items


Recorded Videos: Draw with Mr. G

 Draw a Polar Bear

This recorded video is in our Google Classroom. 

Supplies: white paper, pencil, markers, crayons


It's Okay to be Different

This recorded video is in our Google Classroom.
Supplies: white paper, black marker, crayons


Listen to the story and draw along with Mr.G!




Additional Art Project:

Optional Art on Your Own

These are art activities to complete if you wish anytime this week.

Painting with "Snowballs"

Click the link to visit Fantastic Fun and Learning and view my lesson in detail. 

https://www.fantasticfunandlearning.com/snowman-art-painting-with-snowballs.html


Paint a Polar Bear

Click the link to visit Fantastic Fun and Learning and view my lesson in detail. 

https://www.fantasticfunandlearning.com/polar-bear-art-project.html








Sunday, December 20, 2020

Found Object Snowman

Welcome to Art Class with Mr. G!

Found Object Snowmen 

Build a snowman with various objects you can find around the house! 

Step 1: Pick three plates and collect an array of objects from your house including small toys, kitchen items, office supplies, and more! 

Step 2: Identify parts of a snowman and sort the items into categories such as eyes, noses, mouths, hats, scarves, arms, buttons, and such. 

Step 3: Create a snowman using the objects. Move the items around to see what works best! Have fun! 

Step 4: Draw a picture of your snowman. 

Step 5: Return all items where they belong.

Wow! Some Young School Teachers and Staff created Found Object Snowmen!




   Have a safe and fun Winter Break! 







Saturday, December 5, 2020

2nd Grade Winter Art Projects

  Welcome Back to Art Class with 

Mr. G! 

2nd Grade


Remote Art Class Reminders

1. Gather your art supplies before class begins.
2. Find a quiet place to log on.
3. Arrive on time.
4. Greet Mr. G with a HELLO!
5. Mute your microphone.
6. Be attentive to the instructions and follow along.
7. Review Mr G's website if you missed a Google Meet or need to review directions in detail.
8. Try your best! 
9. Have fun! 
10. Remember you are an ARTIST and Mr. G is proud of you! 

Please reach out to Mr. G if you have any questions or concerns.

Mr. Giannetto's email is vgiannetto@burltwpsch.org

Please follow me on Facebook: Young School Art with Mr. Giannetto
and Instagram @youngschoolartwithmr.g.

This week you have a Google Meet with Mr. G on Monday and Tuesday. Please use the supplies you have available at home. Here is the schedule for the week:

Monday: 

Directed Drawing-Draw a Reindeer

Suggested materials: pencil, markers, crayons, white paper

Tuesday:

Build a Found Object Snowman

Suggested Materials: household items

 Optional Art on Your Own

Complete this art challenge sometime this week if you wish.

Disguise a Stuffed Animal

Challenge: Create a disguise for a stuffed animal. Use construction paper, scissors, and tape to turn your stuffed animal into a different animal. 

Step 1: Choose a stuffed animal from your collection and decide how you can disguise it. Maybe turn your teddy bear into a bird or your doll into a rabbit. 
Step 2: Begin to cut out various items and tape them onto your stuffed animal. 
Step 3: Quiz your family and see if they can guess who is in disguise. 

Modifications and Additional Activities
 1. Use clothes from another toy and repurpose them.
 2. Sketch a drawing of your finished work.
 3. Compare and contrast your toy before and after its transformation.