The Ultimate Guide to Teaching Directed Drawing
Teaching directed drawing in the classroom is a wonderful way to build a child’s art skills and confidence. Directed drawing is by far one of our favorite activities to do together as a class. We could draw and paint something new each day and never get bored!
Wondering if teaching directed drawing is the right approach for your classroom? Read the 5 reasons why I think every teacher should use directed drawing.
Below you’ll find creative directed drawing projects for kids to create. These fun new ways and resources will help you enjoy directed drawing with children.
Directed Drawing Tutorials & Tips
The directed drawings below include tips for success, step-by-step instructions, and a free printable guide you can print and use today.
Directed Drawing Products
Ready to give directed drawings a spot in your classroom schedule? The following directed drawing resources are simple to use, kid-friendly, and tons of FUN!
Directed Drawing Materials
Having done a TON of directed drawings in my classroom over the years, I have developed a list of favorite materials to use. These items are suggested for teaching directed drawing but feel free to use what you have available in your own home or classroom.
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