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This art and design teaching pack for the Foundation Stage gets the children to create and decorate hanging stockings to hold Christmas presents using different types of shapes, colours and patterns. The class can identify and name some of the different shapes that could be used to decorate their stockings.

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to create and decorate hanging stockings to hold Christmas presents using different types of shapes, colours and patterns

Learning Objectives

Tries to capture experiences, using a variety of different media. Explores colour, texture, shape, form and space in two or three dimensions.

Learning Outcomes

I can combine different media to create a shape on a specific topic. I can use the correct vocabulary to describe shapes, colours and patterns.

Christmas Stockings

Teaching sequence to help the children create and decorate hanging stockings to hold Christmas presents using different types of shapes, colours and patterns

What Socks

Display posters to help the children identify and describe different shapes, colours and patterns that might feature on pairs of socks

Stocking Patterns

Activity to help the children select and record patterns of shapes that could be used to decorate a Christmas stocking

Stocking Instructions

Shared reading text to help the children create and decorate hanging stockings to hold Christmas presents using different types of shapes, colours and patterns

Christmas Stocking

Interactive activity to help the children create and decorate hanging stockings to hold Christmas presents using different types of shapes, colours and patterns

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to create and decorate hanging stockings to hold Christmas presents using different types of shapes, colours and patterns

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