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This art and design teaching pack for Key Stage Two gets the children to design and make a hanging tree decoration by combining strips of foils with other materials. The class can use examples of ready made star decorations as inspiration for their own models.

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to design and make a hanging tree decoration by combining strips of foils with other materials

Learning Objectives

Record from experience and imagination to explore ideas for different purposes. Investigate ways of using combining materials to build different shapes.

Learning Outcomes

I can use what I know and my imagination to produce a work of art on a specific theme. I can join materials to make a shape to match a specific theme.

Christmas Star

Teaching sequence to help the children design and make a hanging tree decoration by combining strips of foils with other materials

Star Decorations

Display posters for whole class discussion to help the children identify and describe shapes colours and patterns used to make different Christmas decorations

Star Shape Instructions

Activity to help the children make a star shape decoration by combining strips of foils with other materials

Star Shapes

Template to help the children make a star shape decoration by combining strips of foils with other materials by following some example shapes

Christmas Star

Interactive activity to help the children design and make a hanging tree decoration by combining strips of foils with other materials

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to design and make a hanging tree decoration by combining strips of foils with other materials

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