Art Lesson LITERATURE - Aesop's Fable of The Tortoise and The Hare (mixed media)
Techniques are teacher guided and includes extensive student choice opportunities.
Suitable for primary / elementary school.
The Tortoise and the Hare are a fantastic fable to start the year. A great way to teach children about slowing down and taking care with learning.
This mixed-media art lesson was created with the help of students aged 4-5.
Includes many student choice opportunities.
Introduces students to 3D, papier-mâché techniques, guided drawing, oil pastels and painting.
The Focus: This teacher guided lesson can be incorporated into a reading unit on fables, an inquiry unit on stories that inform and entertain us or even a beginning of the year unit about learner attributes that unpack the concepts of ‘more haste - less speed’, perseverance, focus vs rushing and being easily distracted. Students express creativity through the choices that they make along the way. Teacher guidance and demonstrations are provided to develop skills in young students. A range of materials and techniques are explored.
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