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Scientific Sketches November 27, 2012

Filed under: projects — alaplante @ 4:23 pm
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3rd-5th graders have been creating scientific sketches in Drawing Lab.  In the scientific sketches, students had to draw an object larger than life size, write notes, and draw a magnified section.  Available objects were crystals, shells, gourds, pinecones, rocks, and cacti.  The students learned 4 pen and ink techniques to add value to their drawing: hatching, cross hatching, stippling, and scribbling.  They had to include all 4 techniques in their drawing, as well as 3 values.  Here are some finished scientific sketches:




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