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Lesson Five – School Painting

This art and design teaching pack for Key Stage Two gets the children to practise using the painting technique of pointillism to create a picture of the school landscape. The children can utilise the skills that they have been testing in previous lessons to create their own artwork of the school landscape.

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to practise using the painting technique of pointillism to create a picture of the school landscape

Learning Objectives

Develop techniques in mixing colour shades when painting. Identify techniques used by artists to convey ideas and emotions in artwork.

Learning Outcomes

I can use points of colours to mix colour shades when painting. I can describe the ideas and feelings conveyed in a painting by a famous artist.

School Painting

Teaching sequence to help the children practise using the painting technique of pointillism to create a picture of the school landscape

The Seine and la Grand Jatte, Georges Seurat

Display poster for whole class discussion to help the children identify and describe colour shades and themes used in artwork by a significant French artist

Painting Frame

Template to help the children select and record a view of the school’s landscape to use in their artwork

School Painting

Interactive activity to help the children practise using the painting technique of pointillism to create a picture of the school landscape

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to practise using the painting technique of pointillism to create a picture of the school landscape

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