Faith Ringgold Collaboration Poster

Faith Ringgold Collaboration Poster
Faith Ringgold Collaboration Poster
Faith Ringgold Collaboration Poster
Faith Ringgold Collaboration Poster
Faith Ringgold Collaboration Poster
Faith Ringgold Collaboration Poster
Faith Ringgold Collaboration Poster
Faith Ringgold Collaboration Poster
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Faith Ringgold Collaboration Portrait Poster – 2 options included plus bonus materials. These activities are intended to complement/supplement any lessons on Faith Ringgold, or one of her books like Tar Beach, and they are perfect for your Women's History and Black History Month studies/celebrations.

The final posters make for visually engaging displays. Hang them anywhere!

• The library

• The front office

• A hallway

• Your classroom bulletin board

These posters are the perfect way to start a unit or to cap one off. They are an engaging and an entertaining way for students to work together to create a large poster of Faith Ringgold. They make a great classroom focal point and a lasting example of collaboration for your students. There are two options so you can choose what works best for you and your students!

They also make great

• sub plans

• morning work

• early finisher activities

• centers

..and more!

Recommended for any grade or discipline as there are 2 poster options available -- coloring (for lower grades), and drawing (for older students/art students). Plus there are a variety of bonus resources included in this product for early finishers or as extensions.

Resource Details

Poster #1: Faith Ringgold Collaboration Poster: Coloring


This lesson is very easy. Each student is given one section of a large mosaic poster to color according to the instructions on each sheet. Once all sheets are colored and cut out they are then assembled to reveal a large mosaic/poster/mural of Faith Ringgold. You will need crayons, colored pencils or markers in green, blue, pink, orange and red.

Poster Details:

  • There are 30 pieces.
  • Each piece fits on a regular 8.5" x 11" piece of paper.
  • The final poster is approx. 35" x 42" depending on your printer settings.
  • You will need markers, crayons or colored pencils in green, blue, pink, orange and red.

Poster #2: Faith Ringgold Collaboration Poster: Drawing

** Ideal for middle school, high school students and art students**

This lesson is not hard but is more challenging than the coloring version in poster #1. In this lesson, each student will draw their own grid piece using a small version of their assigned gridcell as a reference. Once the pieces are drawn and cut out, the classroom poster can be assembled. This lesson engenders a lot of cooperation among students to get all of the drawings within the individual gridcells to line up well and to produce a nice looking final poster of Faith Ringgold. This is all about working together!

BONUS Activities

Group collaboration posters are a lot of fun and leave a lasting impression. However, students don’t get to walk away with anything tangible to show their families. I have created a variety of handouts that individual students can work on when they are finished with their poster piece. This is also very useful for early finishers.

The handouts are for a variety of levels so you can find one that fits your grade level. Included are:

  • Unscramble the portrait drawing.
  • Unscramble the portrait cut and paste (with two grid variations).
  • Faith Ringgold coloring page.


Help me keep the price low by purchasing additional licenses for any teacher you would like to share this lesson with. Extra licenses are discounted.


See all my Collaboration Portrait Posters


I hope your students enjoy this Faith Ringgold collaboration poster and no doubt all the meaningful conversations that will come from it.

Thank you for infusing your classroom with art!

Jenny K.

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