Amazon.com Widgets
AutsonSlideshow-01 AutsonSlideshow-02 AutsonSlideshow-03 AutsonSlideshow-04 AutsonSlideshow-05 AutsonSlideshow-06 AutsonSlideshow-07 AutsonSlideshow-08 AutsonSlideshow-09 AutsonSlideshow-10 AutsonSlideshow-11 AutsonSlideshow-12 AutsonSlideshow-13 AutsonSlideshow-14 AutsonSlideshow-15 AutsonSlideshow-16

Course Registration No. FA -042

COURSE OVERVIEW


18-week course plan from U.S. Studies II, B Track: Artistic Pursuits; Art &; Artfully Teaching the Faith; Music & Moments with the Masters; The American Song Treasury; and Wee Sing America.

 

COURSE ACCESS

 

BOOKS AND MATERIALS


ARTistic Pursuits Elementary 4-5 Book One, The Elements of Art and Composition (3rd edition)

  • Author: Brenda Ellis
  • Publisher/Copyright: : Artistic Pursuits Inc., 2013. Print.
  • ISBN: 193939404X        978-1939394040
  • Supplier: Rainbow Resource

Plastic Comb: 92 pages; 3rd edition (2013)

 

 

Art &: A Teacher's Guide to Lessons and Activities for Fifth and Sixth Graders

  • Author: National Gallery of Art
  • ISBN:        
  • Supplier: National Gallery of Art

This is a free loaner program available from National Gallery of Art. The NGA provides this how-to PDF with information about how to create an account and borrow materials: https://learningresources.nga.gov:7008/Requesting_NGA_Programs.pdf. Go to www.nga.gov/education/learningresources/ and click the "Search Online Catalog" page to start. Do NOT use the search box at the top of the NGA webpages since that searches the site in general and not the educational resources. (Direct link to the "Art &" page: http://www.nga.gov/content/ngaweb/education/teachers/teaching-packets/art-and.html)

 

Artfully Teaching the Faith

  • Author: Steve Kellmeyer
  • Publisher/Copyright: Peoria, IL: Bridegroom Press, 2004. Print.
  • ISBN: 097181287X        978-0971812871
  • Supplier: Retail or Amazon.com

64 pages; see www.bridegroompress.com for the artwork.

 

 

Music and Moments with the Masters Year 1

  • Author: Cornerstone Curriculum
  • Publisher/Copyright: : Cornerstone Curriculum, . Printed Guide with CDs.
  • ISBN:        
  • Supplier: Cornerstone Curriculum

8 cassettes or CDs, 2 per composer; study guide for all four years included in Year I set.

 

OPTIONAL RESOURCE

 

SLIDESHOWS: Music Appreciation for AR2-B

  • Author: St. Thomas Aquinas Academy
  • Publisher/Copyright: Reno: St. Thomas Aquinas Academy, 2014. Online Slideshow.
  • ISBN:        
  • Supplier: St. Thomas Aquinas Academy

Students: Log on to the course webpage on the Student Zone to access these slideshows. Teaching-Parents: Sign in to the "Resource Library for Teaching-Parents" to obtain ordering information about the music that will need to be purchased to accompany the slideshows.

 

The American Song Treasury: 100 Favorites (Dover Song Collections)

  • Author: Theodore Raph
  • Publisher/Copyright: : Dover Publications, 1986. Print.
  • ISBN: 0486252221        978-0486252223
  • Supplier: Retail or Amazon.com

406 pages; 6 sections; musical notation, lyrics, and history of each song; index of titles.

 

Wee Sing America Book and CD

  • Author: Pamela Conn Beall and Susan Hagen Nipp
  • Publisher/Copyright: New York: Price Stern Sloan, Inc., 2007. Songbook and CD set.
  • ISBN: 0843112794        978-0843112795
  • Supplier: Rainbow Resource

63 pages; 41 songs; simple musical notation and lyrics.

 

 

DOWNLOAD: Art-with-an-Active-Eye Notebook Worksheet

  • Author: St. Thomas Aquinas Academy
  • Publisher/Copyright: Reno: St. Thomas Aquinas Academy, 2002. PDF document.
  • ISBN: n/a        
  • Supplier: St. Thomas Aquinas Academy

Available as a download from the "Resource Library for Teaching-Parents" and the student course webpage.

 

 

DOWNLOAD: Music Vocabulary List

  • Author: St. Thomas Aquinas Academy
  • Publisher/Copyright: Reno: St. Thomas Aquinas Academy, 2005. PDF document.
  • ISBN: n/a        
  • Supplier: St. Thomas Aquinas Academy

Available as a download from the "Resource Library for Teaching-Parents" and the student course webpage.

 

 

STAA Study Guide: U.S. Studies II, B Track • Introductory Physics

  • Author: St. Thomas Aquinas Academy
  • Publisher/Copyright: Reno: St. Thomas Aquinas Academy, 2017. Print.
  • ISBN:        
  • Supplier: Lulu.com

Detailed weekly plans, assignment details, and grading support for the high school courses can be found in the STAA Study Guides. Each high school student will need two study guides, one for each semester of the academic year. Individual course plan booklets may be purchased for students that are not following the general cycle sequence of the St. Thomas Aquinas Academy high school program. Match the historical cycle, the science cycle, and the track levels to your student's registered courses. Direct links for ordering the study guides will be emailed to you after you submit the Course Registration forms.

 

OPTIONAL RESOURCE

 

Course Plan Booklet: Three Semesters of Fine Arts

  • Author: St. Thomas Aquinas Academy
  • Publisher/Copyright: Reno: St. Thomas Aquinas Academy, 2017. .
  • ISBN:        
  • Supplier: Lulu.com

This booklet includes ONLY Art & Music • Art & Architecture I • Art & Architecture II. Look carefully at the course plans included in the STAA Study Guide before purchasing this booklet. Direct ordering link: http://www.lulu.com/content/paperback-book/21172511.

 

 

 


 

SUBSCRIBE