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This art and design teaching pack for the Foundation Stage gets the children to design and make a Christmas star decoration by combining different shapes and materials. The class can identify and describe the colours, shapes and patterns used to make Christmas decorations to develop their own star shapes.

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to design and make a Christmas star decoration by combining different shapes and materials

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.

Hanging Star

Teaching sequence to help the children design and make a Christmas star decoration by combining different shapes and materials

Christmas Decorations

Display posters to help the children select vocabulary to describe shapes, colours and patterns used on different Christmas decorations

Star Shapes

Template to help the children select and combine materials to make a hanging star Christmas decoration

Hanging Star Instructions

Activity to help the children design and make a Christmas star decoration by combining different shapes and materials by following a set of instructions

Hanging Star

Interactive activity to help the children design and make a Christmas star decoration by combining different shapes and materials

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to design and make a Christmas star decoration by combining different shapes and materials

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