Woodshop 8

Units

Unit Essential Questions Content Skills and Processes Assessment Resources Multicultural Dimension
8th Grade Shop

How will tools help us realize our ability to create in wood?

What are the elements of craftsmanship?

How can we communicate using wood as a medium?

What does stone have to offer as a material?

Elements of Design

Sophisticated woodworking techniques

Sculptural explorations in low, medium, high relief in paper and wood

Carving Soapstone/Alabaster

Building on previous tool knowledge, techniques, etc

Safety, Clamping, Glueing, Lamination

Series of sculptural exercises using hand and power tools

Using soapstone to make small sculptural objects, jewelry, dishes

Advanced lathe work

Exploring Individual

Self-assessment
Conference

Narrative report

 

Books

Magazines

Internet

 

Aleutian Soapstone Carving

 

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Refer to Fall