Art Seasons: Bird Song Collage (Inspired by Eric Carle)
A clearly laid out full-colour PDF presentation. This is a great art unit to combine with a Science inquiry on seasons or animals. Collage picture books have been given as reference among other resource links and a clear and comprehensive photo journal of each step of the process has been provided, along with student and teacher exemplars of work in progress and completed work. This unit incorporates art elements of shape (organic and geometric), line (patterns) and texture (collage). Art skills developed include - stencilling, pattern and colour combining, cutting and layering. Enjoy the step-by-step instructions in this lesson, brimming with colour photographs of authentic student work. The examples in this unit were created by 7 year olds. Landscape layout suitable for viewing through data projector for junior/middle primary or can be used for independent viewing by senior primary students in a flipped programme. Presentation consists of 32 slides (pages).