Art Animals: Dragonfly Dreams
PDF format. The fourth unit explores sgraffito, metallic paint and proportional drawing. This is a PDF resource consisting of 28 pages, written for New Zealand schools. This unit will provide a term's worth of learning as follows: 1) Develop Practical Knowledge in the Visual Arts (P.K) - Develop my observational drawing skills Explore the effect of Metallic Paint as a medium, 2) Develop Ideas in the Visual Arts (DI) - Contrast warm and cool colours, 3) Communicate and Interpret the Visual Arts (C.I) - Discuss the choices I made to create my image, 4) Understand the Visual Arts in Context (U.C) - Develop suitable patterns for objects in nature (river pebbles, wings and leaves). Lessons are step-by-step and easy to follow. Contains lesson sequence, unit plan, self assessment, teacher assessment. Full colour and brimming with progress photographs. Students create a final work showing a dragonfly zooming over a pebble strewn waterway, encircled with autumn leaves. Examples in this unit were made by Y3-4 students.
Links well with poetry lesson:WRITING POETRY: WRITE DRAGONFLY SIMILE POEMS IN 3 EASY STEPS