K-2 Sketchbook Design & Exploration with M. V. Moran: Lesson 2

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Program Description

Students will begin to utilize their sketchbook as they build a practice involving exploration, experimentation, and self-guided challenge. This first drawing challenge is an observational drawing exercise focused on an every day object like a spoon, fork, or knife. This lesson encourages students to look close and translate what they see into a drawn form.

Printable Lesson Guides

Lesson 2 (English)


Paper or pre-made sketchbook, pencil, household object like a spoon, fork, or knife


This lesson touches on the following standards:

Visual Arts Standards:

  • VA.1.CR1.K
  • VA.1.CR1.1
  • VA.1.CR1.2
  • VA.2.CR2.K
  • VA.2.CR2.1
  • VA.2.CR2.2

Mathematics Standards:

  • K.G.2
  • K.G.5
  • 1.G.1
  • 1.G.2
  • 2.MD.1

Language Arts Standards

  • K.RF.3a
  • 1.L.2e