Creative Learners: iPad and Art
Explore and create : Workshop
Saturday, June 22, 12:30–3:30 pm
How can you use technology in early learning art? iPads are powerful creativity tools. You'll learn art techniques that use paint, clay tools, paper and iPad apps to empower students and give them confidence.
|Audience:||Curriculum/district specialists, Teachers, Technology coordinators/facilitators|
|Attendee devices:||Devices required|
|Attendee device specification:||Tablet: iOS
|Participant accounts, software and other materials:||Clips,
Tayasui Sketches School,
Kaleidoscope Drawing Pad,
Let's Create! Pottery,
|Focus:||Digital age teaching & learning|
|Subject area:||STEM/STEAM, Performing/visual arts|
|ISTE Standards:||For Coaches:
Teaching, Learning and Assessments
|Related exhibitors:||Robo Wunderkind , Osmo for Schools|
How can technology be used in Early Learning art? iPads are powerful creativity tools for art-making and for documenting learning. Students can interact with content and create their own images. Using digital devices, exploring art, experimenting with techniques, and editing is easy and fun. Learning art techniques with paint, clay tools, or paper, along with iPad apps empowers students and gives them confidence. In this hands-on iPad workshop, participants will learn ways to use an iPad in their art lessons. Participants in this workshop will collaborate, create, and explore apps in a hands-on, center-based K-2 environment. Participants will share other favorite apps or ideas for using iPads and apps in classrooms. The session will conclude with questions and evaluation.
45 min. - Introduction to center-based hands-on iPad activities and hands-on art techniques
90 min. - Center exploration with presenter facilitating learning and participants collaborating and creating with paint, paper, clay and iPad apps.
45 min. - Discussion of learning and how the apps can be used in the classroom. Questions and Evaluation.
Learning: Is there an app for that? by Cynthia Chiong & Carly Shuler, November 2010, http://www.joanganzcooneycenter.org/Reports- 27.html 2010 Horizon Report: The K12 Edition, The New Media Consortium, http://wp.nmc.org/horizon- k12-2010/
iLearn: A Content Analysis of the iTunes App Store's Education Section, by Carly Shuler, Ed.M., November 2009, http://www.joanganzcooneycenter.org/Reports- 21.html