Artist:

Grades: K – 6+

Medium: Chalk Pastel, Colored Pencil, Crayon, Graphite, Oil Pastel

Meet Totoro! He’s the playful main character of Japanese Animator Hayao Miyazaki’s film, “My Neighbor Totoro” (1988). Dive into the whimsical world of animation and anime with this easy-to-follow activity.

Art Techniques:

plotting, shapes, coloring in the same direction, dabbing, highlights

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

2nd Grade: 1.3, 2.1, 2.3, 2.4

3rd Grade: 1.2, 1.5, 2.1

4th Grade: 1.3, 2.1, 2.7, 2.8

5th Grade: 1.2, 2.2, 2.6, 2.7

6th Grade: 1.1, 2.1, 2.3

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Resources

Other Docs

Activity Worksheet 01 - Hayao Miyazaki
Activity Worksheet 02 - Hayao Miyazaki
Activity Worksheet 03 - Hayao Miyazaki
Art History PowerPoint - Hayao Miyazaki
Totoro Drawing Template - Hayao Miyazaki
Artist Info Slip - Hayao Miyazaki
Artist Display Hayao Miyazaki - Totoro