Need an art activity to support student learning?
This comprehensive ready to teach, 25 slide powerpoint includes instructions for interactive activities as well as handouts for students encouraging them to use their imagination and design their own dream home.
This versatile ART activity can be modified to suit various different topics students are exploring in relation to geography topics of places, spaces, and our where we live.
"The content in the geography sub-strand provides ways of developing students’ understanding of place, space and environment. Students explore the place they live in and belong to, and learn to observe and describe its features, and why it is important to them. They explore their own special places, how they feel about them, what makes them special, and how they can care for them (place, environment)." HASS - Australian curriculum
The Powerpoint also includes an introductory multimedia video.
In this lesson students will be encourage to:
- concentrate on seeing and drawing specific types of lines
- discover new ways to draw lines that will assist drawing
- think creatively about their living environment
Students explore the questions
How do people and environments influence one another?
How do people influence the human characteristics of places and the management of spaces within them?
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