Get an Introduction to Scientific Sketching!

Expand Your Observational Skills and Learn to Sketch Like a Scientist!

Topic: Wildlife, Life Science, Art, Observation| Type: Blended Indoor and Outdoor Learning

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Take your nature observation to the next level with this crash course in Scientific Sketching! With easy to follow slides, this tutorial gives every parent or teacher the foundation to guide students through their initial sketches. This lesson, provided by California Academy of Sciences, includes tips for instilling confidence in every student, criteria for a successful sketch and will introduce you to the pneumonic ‘ABCDE’.


  • Blank Paper
  • Drawing Utensils, including pencils and colored pencils
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