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Lessons and resources for Art, Drama, Dance and Music.

  • Find great ideas for teaching art as well as art lesson ideas, art teaching resources, art work and supplies storage and assignments from 2 Peas and a Dog. #artlessons #lessonplans #artteacher

    Ideas for Teaching Art

    Teaching art but don’t know where to start? How about right here!  I’ve gathered together a collection of past blog posts related to art as well as my popular Art Sketchbook…

  • Keep students busy and engaged when they are finished their art assignments. Get practical ideas for fast finishers in art class from 2 Peas and a Dog. #artclass #art #fastfinishers #artroom #lessonplans

    Fast Finisher Activities For Art Class

    It can be hard to plan an art lesson that everyone finishes at the exact same time. Ok – well I have never done it – I usually have some students…

  • Drama lessons and ideas for teachers from the 2 Peas and a Dog blog.

    Ideas For Teaching Drama

    Where I teach, Drama is a mandatory part of the curriculum for students in Grades 1 to 8. I enjoy teaching drama, but I have heard from other teachers that they…

  • 5 ideas for student art portfolios from the 2 Peas and a Dog blog.

    Storing Student Art

    Art looks great in a classroom and it is a fun subject to teach, but it can be hard to figure out how to store all of the artwork your students…

  • Technology Themed Get To Know You Activity

    This year I wanted to do a get to know you activity with my students that fit my technology themed classroom. I searched Pinterest and online blogs and could not find…

  • Styrofoam Print Making Art Lesson

    The most awesome thing about this art project is that it requires minimal supplies and can be modified to suit the primary grades up to high school art class.  Materials Needed:…