Butterfly Wings or Simply Symmetry Visual Arts Lesson for Kindergarten through 2nd Grade
What is more beautiful than a colorful butterfly sitting on a leaf or flower. Developmentally speaking this lesson addresses the kindergarten student through 2nd grader’s love of fluttering butterflies.
The major objective has the students recognize and discuss the use of line and symmetry in art works. The students display their knowledge by applying this information in a butterfly collage.
PowerPoint “Making Your Butterfly and Butterfly Images”
Handout “Line Types"
Handout “Are You Symmetrical”
Handout “ Cutting Directions’”