WINTER GNOME with SPOTTY HAT narrated video tutorial art lesson Grades 2-4
FIRST of 2 Video demonstrations. How to make a Winter Gnome with Spotty Hat artwork. This is a fully narrated video tutorial that demonstrates all steps in real time. Use this lesson to support & extend learning in a Science inquiry based on the seasons (How the World Works - IB PYP) & can also be linked with a Social Studies inquiry on festivals and celebrations (How we express ourselves - IB PYP). Can also use as a response with a Literature study. A great way to enjoy the December term.
Benefits of using a video lesson:
- The lesson has already been tested
- All steps are viewable from start to finish
- Techniques are demonstrated
- Rewind and rewatch as many times as needed
- Narrated explanation adds depth to understanding art theories
- Its like having an art specialist in your classroom or home
- Encourages independence in learners and self management
- Allows for students to work at their individual pace
- Hosted on YouTube (unlisted) and accessed from the link in the PDF support document
- Not cluttering up your hard drive
- Added benefit of PL in Visual Art teaching for the purchasing classroom teacher
- Lockdown Remote Teaching: Limited permission is granted for the purchasing teacher only, to live stream through screen sharing with their class, strictly limited for remote teaching during a government mandated lockdown.
Stream the video lesson through a large screen for your child or students to follow along, pausing in places for them to complete the steps at their own pace, or rewind and rewatch when needed. This method can also offer time for opportunities to explore student responses or modifications, bringing personal creative ideas to the tutorial. Addresses the Viewing & Responding to artwork concepts.
Suits: most primary / elementary grades and homeschooling families.
Children will: create an artwork of a Winter Gnome, with variations of their own choosing
Learning intentions include: using oil pastels and water colour paints, blending analogous colours to show snow, adding original details and painting accurately.
Media demonstrated: oil pastels and water colour paint. Some drying time required at the end.
Materials needed: A4* art paper, drawing pencil, oil pastels, assorted paintbrushes, water colour paint).
*A4 = 8.5 by 11 inches (215.9 by 279.4 mm)
The video preview below is a very short clip from the actual resource to give you an idea of my teaching style. I am both a general ed classroom teacher and currently practicing as a Visual Art and Digital Media specialist educator, teaching students from ages 4-12, at a primary school.
Also included in the support documents are:
- Learning Intentions for the IBPYP and NZC at levels 1 & 2/ Phases 1 & 2 but these will closely match LO's from other curriculums.
- Student Voice reflection/assessment guides
Educators, more confident in visual art delivery, can browse my comprehensive PDF lesson plans in the following sub-categories:
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