Art Lesson SEASONS - Fall / Autumn Leaves (oil pastels and paint)
Techniques are teacher guided and includes extensive student choice opportunities.
Suitable for primary / elementary and middle school.
A clearly laid out full-colour PDF presentation. This is a great art unit to combine with a Science inquiry into the changing Seasons and life cycle of trees. This art lesson covers junior fine-motor skills like drawing, pattern making, blending with dye, paint and oil pastels and contains 2 options for artworks. The elements of line, colour and texture are also explored. A list of 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 also the completed works. 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 6 year olds. Landscape layout suitable for viewing through data projector or smart board/TV Presentation consists of 98 slides (pages).
Examples in this unit were made by Y2 students.
If your year group is learning about weather or seasons, consider the following art units so that each class could work on an art response to a different season:
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