Drawing Mats ~ weekly directed drawings for the entire school year!
. Teach and build drawing skills with these versatile printable directed drawings. This bundle includes 5 different directed drawings for 10 months. That's a total of 50 directed drawings in 1 bundle!
Teach one directed drawing each week using the differentiated Drawing Mats to build drawing skills. The different directed drawings can be used for your art lessons, independent drawing activities, or combined with seasonal writing.
BONUS Directed Drawing Calendar
is NOW INCLUDED! [Included for Bundle owners]
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What is included in each month of Drawing Mats!
There are many different variations included!
#1 - Students follow each of the 6 steps provided in order and draw in the space provided.
#2 - Students follow each of the 4 steps provided in order and draw in the space provided.
#3-5 - Read each step orally from the instruction sheet or cut the instruction sheet into 6 sheets and staple to create a booklet. Follow the instructions and draw on one of the 2 blank sheets provided or on your own choice of art paper.
#6-8 - Students complete their directed drawing in the empty space and write a story about their drawing. 3 different variations included (2 lines and 1 with lines and 6 steps to follow).
*A cover page and extra writing sheets are included if needed!
Look at the PREVIEW
for a look at Drawing Mats up close, completed samples, and the variety of pages included! Look below in the description to view each individual month included.
to see a video of these in action!
Why YOU NEED Drawing Mats!
*Drawing mats are perfect for independent, fine motor practice and build beginner drawing skills. They increase confidence and kids love them!
*Drawing Mats are perfect for all primary grades (K-3)!
*Drawing Mats are differentiated to meet the needs of your learners. With the different variations, there is something for all.
*The directed drawings are seasonal and connected to holidays and celebrations that kids can relate to.
*Each directed drawing can be completed on the sheets provided or separately as a whole class art lesson.
*Drawing Mats work great as independent or whole group activities, to complement writing, and as art lessons.
Drawing Mats provide a lot of practice each week to help build drawing skills, following step-by-step instructions, and writing skills. Students can also color or paint their creations after drawing or write a story about the character they created.
View the previews and individual resources included below.
Included directed draws each month...
September Drawing Mats - Bus - Me (boy and girl self portrait) - Fire Engine - Apple Tree - Book Worm
October Drawing Mats - Frankenstein - Spider - Bat - Haunted House - Jack O' Lantern
November Drawing Mats - Turkey - Scarecrow - Owl - Pilgrim - Veteran
December Drawing Mats - Santa - Gingerbread Man - Reindeer - Elf - Xmas Tree
January Drawing Mats - Snowman, Polar Bear, Penguin, New Year's Baby - Snowflake
February Drawing Mats - Heart Bear - Cupid - Groundhog - Tooth Fairy - Chinese Dragon
March Drawing Mats - Leprechaun - (The Cat in the Hat) Seuss - Lion - Lamb - Rainbow
April Drawing Mats - Easter Bunny - Frog - Ladybug - Earth - Dinosaur
May Drawing Mats - Caterpillar - Butterfly - Mom - Chicken - Flower
June Drawing Mats - Bee - Sea Turtle - Whale - Dad - Sandcastle
You can view all of my monthly mat products HERE
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