K-2 Sketchbook Design & Exploration with M. V. Moran: Lesson 1

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Program Description

Students will begin this lesson building a sketchbook all their own to fill with mindful and observational drawings. Sketchbooks have a practice to them involving exploration, experimentation, and self-guided challenge. At the end of this lesson students will have a full size and travel-size sketchbook to utilize in future lessons.

Printable Lesson Guide

Lesson 1 (English)


Paper, pencil, binding materials (stapler, tape, or string)


This lesson touches on the following standards:

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