5th Grade Homework



Marking Period 3

1)  Visit www.rapcs.org, click on Teacher Pages > Ms. Henderson

Read the Welcome Letter!

Have a parent or guardian email ahenderson@rapcs.org, with any questions.
2)  Research Journal and/or sketchbook keeping, online or through conversations with others.  Has anyone you have known kept a sketchbook?  Ask at home!  Write down your findings and turn in for a grade!

3)  Use value (one color, of various tints and shades) to decorate one piece of paper.

Value :  an Element of Art that describes the lightness or darkness of a surface or a color.

4)Draw your favorite food.
5) Research optical illusion art.  Select an op artist or work of op art and write one paragraph.

6)Create an original piece of op art.

7)Show texture by using a pencil or crayon to make rubbings on a paper (leaves, shoe bottoms, baskets, etc.). https://www.wikihow.com/Make-a-Leaf-Rubbin

8)Create a drawing expressing fear.


Marking Period 4

1)  Draw an original Sugar Skull.  Add new details from research you have done on your own.

2)  Draw an original Mandala while listening to music.

3) Watch animation (cartoon, movie, video game, online video, etc.), and draw a scene from that episode.

4)  Free Draw!

5)  Draw an original mask.

6)  Complete the Martin Luther King Jr. drawing sheet.



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