STEAM Art Lessons

from Tricia Fuglestad's elementary art room

Science*Technology* Engineering*Art*Math

This list of ART and technology rich STEAM lessons will continue to grow as our ideas grow. See Wes Fryer's review of my live presentation at the Illinois Computer Educator's Conference and this post featuring the first 12 ideas below.
Creative Digital Projects that put STEAM in STEM

100. iExpress

(graphic design, silhouettes, self-expression, pop culture)


This lesson can be done on the desktop using Keynote as described in my SchoolArts magazine article. Or, you can try it using Superimpose and Sketchbook Express on the iPad as my video tutorial demonstrates below or at this link.

Here is a video tutorial for making this project in Photoshop Express on the desktop.

Here is a screencast video for making this lesson in Keynote on the desktop.

iExpress iPad Tutorial

Tricia Fuglestad

NBCT K-5 Visual Art Teacher, PBS Teacher Innovation Award Winner 2010, Illinois Art Teacher of the Year 2011, Golden Apple Teacher of Distinction 2012, NAEA Western Region Elementary Art Teacher of the Year 2013, Jacobs Educator Award 2014, NAEA Art Education Technology Outstanding Service Award, 2016