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Lesson One – Pots and Jugs

This art and design teaching pack for Key Stage Two gets the children to explore the function and decoration of different containers made from clay. The class can produce sketches of different pots to show how and why they might have been used for specific functions.

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to explore the function and decoration of different containers made from clay

Learning Objectives

Select and record from first-hand observation to explore shapes for different purposes. Collect visual and other information to develop ideas for artwork.

Learning Outcomes

I can make a sketch to record the shapes seen in an object. I can make sketches in preparation for producing an object using a particular material.

Pots and Jugs

Teaching sequence to help the children explore the function and decoration of different containers made from clay

What Pots

Display posters for whole class discussion to help the children identify and describe shapes and sizes used for different pots

Pot Questions

Table display card to help the children identify and describe shapes and sizes used for different pots

Pots and Jugs

Interactive activity to help the children explore the function and decoration of different containers made from clay

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to explore the function and decoration of different containers made from clay

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