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Demo: 3-Tone Graphite Gradient

Grades: K – 1

Medium: Graphite

Even your youngest artists can learn about value and gradients with this easy demo! Introduce light, medium, and dark tones with one simple material – a pencil. Then get kids engaged in an independent activity as they identify objects that match each value!

Art Techniques:

gradient, gradation scale, tones, shades

Art Standards:

Kindergarten: 1.1, 1.2, 1.3, 2.1, 2.5, 2.6, 4.1, 5.1

1st Grade: 1.3, 2.1, 2.4, 2.6

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