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Christmas Card Halves

This art and design teaching pack for Key Stage One gets the children to select and use halves of different shapes to make a range of festive Christmas cards. The class can identify and show how different shapes can be divided into a pair of equivalent halves to utilise when making a card for Christmas.

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to select and use halves of different shapes to make fa range of festive Christmas cards

Learning Objectives

Recognise, find and name a half as one of two equal parts of a shape. Recognise and name common 2-D shapes.

Learning Outcomes

I can say when a shape has been divided into two equal halves. I can identify and describe shapes by their properties.

Christmas Card Halves

Teaching sequence to help the children select and use halves of different shapes to make fa range of festive Christmas cards

Shape Halves

Display posters for whole class discussion to help the children explain how to make Christmas cards using halves of different shapes

Christmas Shapes

Templates help the children create a Christmas card using halves of different shapes as the front illustration

Christmas Card Halves

Interactive activity to help the children select and use halves of different shapes to make fa range of festive Christmas cards

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to select and use halves of different shapes to make fa range of festive Christmas cards

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