An interactive site where you choose the colors for the paint brush and control the brush with the mouse and paint! Choose a frame for your creation and hang it in the "gallery".
Ms. Tiedemann, is the art teacher at Brunswick Acres School. She created this website so that “Engaging Art Activities” and “Artsonia” could be found easily by her students during art class. Check out all that she has there!
Build a snowman by clicking and dragging the snowman items in the arrangement of your choosing.
Create your own Jackson Pollock-style creation!
Create your own Picasso-style head!
Collage Machine II is fun for children of all ages. Click a menu picture and see what happens, or roll over the question mark and hold down the mouse button to learn how the program works.
Use the AUTO button for collage ideas. It will make a new arrangement each time you click.
Lessons and activities at this interactive website teach students from kindergarten to high school all about art and artists. Activities include stories, crosswords, eye spies, colour palettes, treasure hunts, mystery games and much more!
Artsonia is the largest student art museum in the world! Their dream is that every child will have an online art gallery, preserving their masterpieces for all time!
Figure It Out
Artists often use clay or wooden figures to help draw the human body. This site allows you to position a wooden figure and then trace around it and create a body using the mouse as the pencils.
Create an imaginary landscape with NGAkids JUNGLE. Mix and match the animals, control the weather and lighting conditions, or construct flowers, trees, and plants. An "AUTO" button generates random compositions, so you can sample program options and experiment with special effects as a starting point for your own designs. This Shockwave interactive is intended for children of all ages. To begin, just click one of the menu pictures above.
JUNGLE is inspired by the paintings of French artist Henri Rousseau.
Wordle is a toy for generating “word clouds” from text that you provide. The clouds give greater prominence to words that appear more frequently in the source text. You can tweak your clouds with different fonts, layouts, and color schemes. The images you create with Wordle are yours to use however you like. You can print them out, or save them to the Wordle gallery to share with your friends.
A great interactive site for students of many ages to learn about the artist Matisse and his work!
Lesson Plans & More: http://www.slideshare.net/techsavvygirl/turning-tux-paint-into-a-classroom-tool-1278155
An Educator's Guide to Using Tuxpaint:Creative Ideas for Using Tux Paint with Young Children By Bernadette Rego $2.99
Tux Paint Ideas: http://uatim.wikispaces.com/Tux+Paint+Ideas
Tuxpaint Activities http://eduscapes.com/sessions/fiesta/tuxpaint.pdf
Tux Paint Ideas: http://www.edzone.net/~mwestern/opensource.pdf
More Curriculum Ideas for Tux Paint: http://nets4students.wetpaint.com/page/Tux+Paint+Curriculum+Ideas
TuxPaint Classroom Ideas: https://sites.google.com/site/module10glogstertuxpaint/classroom-ideas