Middle School High School One-Day Art Activity/Sub Plan Grid Drawing Spring


Product Description

Bring a burst of springtime energy to your middle or high school art classroom with our One-Day Grid Drawing Art Activity. This vibrant and engaging lesson is perfect for a single class period, whether you’re planning a substitute lesson or looking for a standalone project.


Grid drawing is a fantastic technique that simplifies complex images by breaking them down into manageable sections. In this spring-themed activity, students will create beautiful artworks featuring seasonal elements like a blooming flower, and a buzzing bee.


Designed to fit seamlessly into both middle and high school curriculums, this activity offers clear, step-by-step instructions that guide students through the grid drawing process. It’s accessible for all skill levels, ensuring that everyone can participate and enjoy.


As students work on their grid drawings, they’ll develop important skills in observation, proportion, and shading. This activity also teaches patience and attention to detail, helping them become more confident and precise artists.


Our One-Day Grid Drawing Art Activity is an excellent addition to any middle or high school art class. It’s flexible enough to be used as a quick sub-plan or a special project, providing a fun and productive way to fill a single class period. Embrace the spirit of spring and watch your students’ creativity blossom!



Included in this One-Day Art Activity/Sub Plan Grid Drawing Spring:

✅ 1 Print and Go Mystery Grid Image of a Flower

✅ 1 Print and Go Mystery Grid Image of a Bee

✅ Easy to Use Teacher’s Instructions



Real Art Teachers, Real Praise:

Don’t just take my word for it – art teachers everywhere are raving about Inside Out Art Teacher’s art lessons! Here’s what they have to say:

⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ “My students were having a tough time with grid drawings because they would just ignore the lines and draw what they thought they saw. With this scrambled drawing they had to slow down and look at each box. It did a great job of helping them improve!” – Art Teacher,  Rachel K.

⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ “Students love these art lessons, they are always engaged and ready to learn more and it makes it nice for the teacher who is not artistic! Highly recommend!!” – Art Teacher, Jessica S.



Need a One Day Art Project or Emergency Sub Plan?

The included One-Day Art Activity/Sub Plan Grid Drawing guide works great as sub plans, and early finisher assignments, or as a one-day activity for students on home instruction or in ISS. They are easy to follow for substitute teachers or self-directed learning when the art teacher is unavailable.


All of my lessons can be shared with your students through Google Classroom or any digital platform and are formatted to work for distance learning or in the classroom.

They are designed to save you time and help your students access the tutorials, presentations, videos, or worksheets as easily as possible. You can find more ready-to-go, easy-to-follow, time-saving art lessons in my RESOURCE SHOP.


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Middle School High School One-Day Art Activity/Sub Plan Grid Drawing Spring