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This art and design teaching pack for Key Stage One gets the children to select and print patterns of different shapes to decorate the front of festive Christmas cards. The class can identify and describe the faces seen on different 3D shapes which can be used when printing the snowflake designs.

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to select and print patterns of different shapes to decorate the front of festive Christmas cards

Learning Objectives

Explores form and space in two or three dimensions when printing. Identify and describe 2D shapes found on the faces of 3D shapes.

Learning Outcomes

I can combine different media to create a shape on a specific topic. I can name the 2D shapes found on the faces of a 3D shape.

Snowflake Cards

Teaching sequence to help the children select and print patterns of different shapes to decorate the front of festive Christmas cards

Snowflake Shapes

Display posters to help the children identify and describe some of the different shapes that can be seen on a range of snowflakes

Printing Snowflakes

Templates to help the children select and print a range of snowflake designs using the faces of different 3D shapes

Snowflake Cards

Interactive activity to help the children select and print patterns of different shapes to decorate the front 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 print patterns of different shapes to decorate the front of festive Christmas cards

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