A 2 hour lesson plan good for elementary classroom teachers, art teachers and substitute teachers alike! All you need is paper, colored pencils, black markers and pastels or chalk! Lesson is created using How to Train Your Dragon trailer as an anticipatory set leading kids through creating their own flying paper plate dragon. It teaches children about Line and Shape; Organic Line, Geometric Line, Organic Shape and Geometric Shape. It also introduces the principle of Balance and Unity through the use of Symmetry.
Here's what's inside:
A 27 page editable PowerPoint presentation with examples finished dragon artwork and step-by-step instructions on how to complete the lesson, including Lines, Shapes, Symmetry, Balance and Unity.
Template for body, head and tail of dragon.
This can be projected or printed.
There is a link to a trailer for the movie "How to Train your Dragon" to use as inspiration.
Drawing, Art, Shapes, Symmetry, Balance, Unity. Created by Sabrina Wingren.
27 pages total.
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