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This art and design teaching pack for the Foundation Stage gets the children to select and combine materials to build a collage of Santa Claus for a Christmas card. The class can describe some of the shapes, colours and patterns used to make Christmas ornaments to develop their own collage pictures.

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to select and combine materials to build a collage of Santa Claus for a Christmas card

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 select and combine materials to make a collage to represent a particular object. I can identify and describe shapes, colours and patterns.

Santa Cards

Teaching sequence to help the children select and combine materials to build a collage of Santa Claus for a Christmas card

Santa Decorations

Display posters for discussion to help the children identify and describe shapes, colours and patterns used to make Christmas ornaments of Santa

Santa Claus

Template of a Christmas shape to help the children build a collage of a Santa by shaping different materials [enlarge to A3]

Christmas Message

Activity word bank to help the children select messages to someone special to include their Christmas cards

Santa Cards

Interactive activity to help the children select and combine materials to build a collage of Santa Claus for a Christmas card

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to select and combine materials to build a collage of Santa Claus for a Christmas card

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