Teachers Lesson Plans
Build a Neighbourhood: Grade K-3
This lesson plan introduces students to the theme of the city in art, using 19th- and 20th- century works by Canadian artists from various backgrounds. Through collage and drawing, each student uses shapes to build their imaginary home to form a class neighbourhood.
Students will identify and recognize the principles of design of symmetry, asymmetry, and pattern.
Using a variety of materials, and techniques, students will produce an image of their ideal imaginary home.
Students will use grade appropriate terminology when describing the choices they made.
Cross Curriculum Links:
This lesson plan also explores the subject areas of Geography, Language Arts
3 20-minute periods