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Christmas Wall Trees

This art and design teaching pack for Key Stage Two gets the children to practise shaping a selection of different materials to produce a 3D decoration of a Christmas tree to display on the classroom wall. The class can identify and describe some of the shapes, colours and patterns used on other decorations to develop their own artwork.

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to practise shaping a selection of different materials to produce a 3D decoration of a Christmas tree to display on the classroom wall

Learning Objectives

Identify and describe the properties of 2-D shapes using the correct vocabulary. Use a range of materials creatively to design and make products.

Learning Outcomes

I can use the correct vocabulary to name, describe and compare geometric shapes. I can combine and shape materials to make a decoration on a specific theme.

Christmas Wall Trees Instructions

Information text to help the children practise shaping a selection of different materials to produce a 3D decoration of a Christmas tree to display on the classroom wall

Christmas Baubles

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

Christmas Wall Tree

Template to help the children practise shaping a selection of different materials to produce a 3D decoration of a Christmas tree to display on the classroom wall [enlarge to A3]

Baubles and Stars

Templates to help the children practise shaping a selection of different materials to produce decorations to add to their Christmas trees

Christmas Wall Trees

Interactive activity to help the children practise shaping a selection of different materials to produce a 3D decoration of a Christmas tree to display on the classroom wall

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to practise shaping a selection of different materials to produce a 3D decoration of a Christmas tree to display on the classroom wall

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