1. Resources Home
  2. Elementary School
  3. Expressive arts and design
  4. Media and materials
Cubism

Cubism

A basic set of lessons showing the steps and stages to build a Cubist sculpture as an outcome. Divided into clear lessons with starters and activities and learning objectives First powerpoint: Understanding Cubism students do a presentation in their book and copy a detail of Cubism and draw out basic geometric shape faces. Students begin to understand Analytical cubism by drawing on a Celebrity photograph geometric shapes and to cut this up and re-arrange this in their book Students trace this collage they made out on a piece of paper. Second and Third powerpoint: Students begin to learn to paint basic shapes and students begin to learn to mix complementary colours Fourth powerpoint: Students use a card to paint lines and to define edges with sharp shapes like the analytical angles in a Cubism painting. Fifth powerpoint: Students begin to understand Synthetic cubism and cut up their painting and put this together in a construction sculpture. These are a set of basic lessons to use when teaching Cubism. They take a series of 6 lessons.
cccamp
Slapstick Comedy

Slapstick Comedy

A week's worth (4 lessons) of slapstick comedy lessons. Designed for a low ability Year 8 group but could easily be adapted for other year groups and abilities. Includes PowerPoint presentation as well as activities such as storyboards, a design sheet for a comedy sketch and an acting profile.
QTPie
Sock Snowman Christmas Craft Fundraiser

Sock Snowman Christmas Craft Fundraiser

Step by step photographic instructions of how to make a snowman from a sock filled with rice. I also have instructions for Sock Santa in my shop. Top tip use a plastic cup or dry disposable water bottle with the bottom cut out of it as a rice funnel. Working in pairs for this step is also easier.
sassilia
Fall Printables Collection

Fall Printables Collection

From poems to coloring pages, ABCmouse.com is a great resource to teach your classroom about fall. Create a FREE ABCmouse for Teachers account for access to these and more printables. Go to https://goo.gl/j4FdAG to get started.
ABCmouseforTeachers
Tolsby Frame Question Cards for Dinosaur Continous Provision EYFS

Tolsby Frame Question Cards for Dinosaur Continous Provision EYFS

Tolsby Frame question cards with activities and questions attached. Not only can this give you ideas of the continous provision you can set up but also provides adults with appropriate questioning, informed by development matters. These dinosaur activities cover all EYFS prime areas and subject areas. NB: there are no pictures for copyright reasons
EYFS7
The Art of Wassily Kandinsky - WebQuest / Internet Scavenger Hunt & Art Project

The Art of Wassily Kandinsky - WebQuest / Internet Scavenger Hunt & Art Project

In this lesson, students learn fun facts about Wassily Kandinsky and his art as they complete a WebQuest (Internet Scavenger Hunt) to answer questions about the topic. Then, they use that knowledge to create an art project of their own, using Kandinsky’s style, in Microsoft Paint, 3D Paint, or one of these free Web 2.0 tools: SketchPad (https://sketch.io/sketchpad/) or SumoPaint (https://www.sumopaint.com/home/#app) that do not require download. A complete answer key is provided for the WebQuest for easy grading, along with resources for both teachers and students. The student questions are included in both a print version and a digital (editable) version to make it easy for students to complete the lesson digitally or on paper. Also included are tutorial links to assist students with the software for the art project. This lesson was designed for middle school (grades 6-8) but could be used in upper elementary as well. Files included: • T• Teacher & Student Resources • Fun Facts about Wassily Kandinsky WebQuest Activity (print and Editable digital files included) • Fun Facts about Wassily Kandinsky WebQuest Answer Key • Creating Art in Wassily Kandinsky’s Style using a Choice of Software
innovationsintechnology
AWESOME MEDIA FILM INSTITUTION REVISION POSTER

AWESOME MEDIA FILM INSTITUTION REVISION POSTER

Use for GCSE, AS or A2 ACHIEVE A*'s with this AWESOME A3 FILM REVISION POSTER - INSTITUTION Revision poster for any media subject, any board that focuses on the key principles of INSTITITUTION in Film or Moving image. This can be used for an A3 or larger display around the classroom, or as A4 revision crib sheets for your students. Keywords, media language, theories, quotes and examples on one sheet: Institution Conglomerate Subsidiary Division Capitalism Trickle Down Economics Individual Material Gain Illusion of choice Hegemony Consent Coercion Dominant Ideology Preferred Reading Gramsci Theory Hegemonic Form Cultural Hegemony Ideology Guaranteed to help your students achieve an A* last year I achieved 100% pass rate with a very similar poster. I will be giving this out to all my students.
MediaShop
AWESOME MEDIA FILM AUDIENCE REVISION POSTER

AWESOME MEDIA FILM AUDIENCE REVISION POSTER

Use for GCSE, AS or A2 ACHIEVE A*'s with this AWESOME A3 FILM REVISION POSTER - AUDIENCE Revision poster for any media subject, any board that focuses on the key principles of AUDIENCE in Film or Moving image. This can be used for an A3 or larger display around the classroom, or as A4 revision crib sheets for your students. Keywords, media language, theories, quotes and examples on one sheet: Target Audience Demographics Psychographics Mainstream Niche Media Convergence Technological Convergence Use and Gratification Model Blumler and Katz Hypodermic needle model Visceral Vicarious Vicarious Plutchiks Colour wheel Guaranteed to help your students achieve an A* last year I achieved 100% pass rate with a very similar poster. I will be giving this out to all my students.
MediaShop
COMPLETE FILM PRODUCTION  WORKSHEETS 100% successful outcomes

COMPLETE FILM PRODUCTION WORKSHEETS 100% successful outcomes

AWESOME COMPLETE FILM PRODUCTION PACK! I use this for my students. Last year in GCSE for coursework the students achieved 28/36 A*'s and 100% A-As. 100% 100% Pass rate in 2017. A very helpful resource. Excellent for Media coursework for A2, AS, GCSE or any film project whether short film production, music video production, opening of film production or trailer production. This word document is editable and contains 29 pages of film Pre-production tasks: Production Initial Ideas Statement of Intentions Audience Profile Development Zone Planning Issues Prop list Location list Costume list Cast list Budget list Film Production Team tutorial Roles and responsibilities Treatment Initial research Script writing tutorial Script writing task Release Forms Storyboard tutorial Storyboard Shot List Call Sheet 3 page list of other helpful websites, YouTube channels and books for students to conduct secondary research Hope you enjoy as much as my students do. Any feedback really appreciated. Best Wishes MediaShop
MediaShop
Jewellery Design

Jewellery Design

A notebook smartboard for a simple six week ( 6 lessons) lesson on researching designing, making and evaluating a piece of jewellery for ks2 lower
olgapreston