“Art Lessons in the Classroom”: ArtsEd Washington Curriculum Portal


This creative start introduces concepts of line variety, geometric shape, actual texture, primary color, and pattern through exploratory drawing, painting, collage, and stamping. In literacy infused lessons, students make decorative letters, identify word sequence, analyze visual clues, and develop pictures by linking words and images.

Complete Kindergarten Curriculum


Kindergarten Common Core Standards

Art & Craft Safety Guide


  1. Lesson 1: Straight and Curved Lines in Paint
  2. Lesson 2: Straight and Curved Lines in Letters
  3. Lesson 3: Line Stations
  4. Lesson 4: From Shapes to Animals
  5. Lesson 5: Straight-Sided Shapes in Collage
  6. Lesson 6: Textures All Around You
  7. Lesson 7: Textures in Clay
  8. Lesson 8: Primary Colors
  9. Lesson 9: Making My Own Colors
  10. Lesson 10: Patterns