Lesson Overview

2nd Edition Lesson

Color Beams


While learning light specific vocabulary, students will have the opportunities to explore what happens to color when it is combined with light and different objects. As they see how color changes and shifts, students will also explore various art materials, to find what will best allow them to represent beams of light in an originally artwork.


2-3 Class Sessions

Content Standard
NGSS 1-PS4-3: Plan and conduct investigations to determine the effect of placing objects made with different materials in the path of a beam of light.

Arts Standard
VA:Cr2.1.1a: Explore uses of materials and tools to create works of art or design.

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