Eco-Art

Dates/Times: TBD
Location: MSU Surplus Store and Recycling Center
Cost: $10 per perticipant
Ages: Kindergarten+

Description

Can trash and other household junk be beautiful? When you see an empty egg carton do you imagine creatures from distant galaxies? Learn creative uses for trash, recyclables, and just plain junk. Young artists will learn the fundamental elements of art using developmentally appropriate tools and materials. Come and see what your young Michelangelo can create.

Objectives

During this class, student will:
  • Interpret data to determine the impact of human consumption on the environment
  • Compare conservation of natural resources to sustainable use of natural resources
  • Create a work of art using recycled materials

Grade Specific Standards

For Kindergarten - Grade 1:
  • K-ESS3-3
For Grades 6 - 8:
  • MS-LS2-1