Outdoor Learning Forest School Complete Set of ActivitiesQuick View

Outdoor Learning Forest School Complete Set of Activities

6 Lesson Plans/Activities including Art with Natural Resources, Bug Hunt, Building a Bug Hotel, An Introduction to Fire, Cooking on an Open Fire, and Small World Story Making with Faries (Fairy World). Also included is a Risk Assessment for having a fire and an Introduction to Forest School. This is an ideal introduction to get you on your way to confidently leading a group of children outside. The activities are designed for children from Reception up to Year 2 but they can easily be adapted for Nursery and older year groups. Please be aware, these are designed for teachers and are there to be interpreted. True Forest School does not follow lesson plans. These resources are designed to give ideas and act as a back up for the practitioner to deliver a catalyst and prompts for learning whilst being prepared to follow the children in their learning journey! Forest School should be led by the children.


A Complete ART lesson, which includes a detailed PPT, resources and planning. The lesson is designed to help you get to know your class, whilst creating a fantastic display for the wall (ideal for the start of the year) Ideal for KS2/3 Please leave feedback.
'All About Me' Back To School Fun Football Doodle Art ActivityQuick View

'All About Me' Back To School Fun Football Doodle Art Activity

Create ‘A Ball About Me’, a fun, first week back to school creative activity. Students can explore what they like and get to learn more about each other. This is a helpful insight for the new teacher too. This football template encourages children to consider the instructions (listed below) and to illustrate their answers in a personal, imaginative way using doodles, mark making, graffiti style lettering and imagery. The colour example uses a black ball point pen and felt tips to create a modern, illustrative style to appeal to year 3’s and above. Invite students to consider the style of their favourite artist (eg Andy Warhol, Lichtenstein) or author (eg Liz Pichon who writes and illustrates the popular Tom Gates books) Instructions on the ball template include: Name Age Birthday Self Portrait Favourite song, food, book, sport and colour Doodles: Colour this, take a line for a walk, draw circles, squares, triangles, lines. The finished footballs will make a great group wall display and would also work well laminated and suspended from the ceiling. Also great as personal journal or sketchbook covers for students. This pack also includes ‘A Ball About Me’ garland for students to decorate, cut out and display. With 2 letters per page, this will make a large welcoming banner for the new classroom or bulletin board. All artwork is designed by me, and is vector based, so can be enlarged without pixelating. Ideal for use as an icebreaker activity or as an art specific lesson.
AQA - 2018 predicted papers - DISCOUNT BUNDLEQuick View

AQA - 2018 predicted papers - DISCOUNT BUNDLE

The lack of practice papers is a massive problem and since the practice are easily found on the internet I wrote papers in the new style so I could have an 'unseen' assessment for my students. Answers and exam analysis included
GCSE REVISION. Art. AQA GCSE Art Exam 2018 Support ResourcesQuick View

GCSE REVISION. Art. AQA GCSE Art Exam 2018 Support Resources

Be ready for January Exam paper handout! This fully editable document provides a support framework for students as they start developing preparatory work for the Component 2 Externally Set Task 2018. Equally suited for use with all endorsements - Art and Design, Applied, Fine art, Graphic Communication, Textile Design, Three-Dimensional Design and Photography. The document encourages students to address all four Assessment Objectives as they develop their ideas. It also sets out a week by week plan for the development of work. The plan, like everything else can be edited if necessary to suit the needs of your students. Also includes a printable Art Analysis prompt sheet to help students analyse the work of recognised artists, a guide to developing a sketchbook and a printable guide to the main periods in Art History. Please note: The exam questions are not reproduced within these documents as this would contravene Ofqual regulations. This document provides a framework / schedule which will allow students to develop work effectively irrespective of the question chosen.
Set of 3 Graffiti WorksheetsQuick View

Set of 3 Graffiti Worksheets

Great for Primary or KS3 Students. Could be used in a project, for a cover lesson, homework/extension tasks. Includes 2x colouring worksheets and 1x tonal worksheet Just print out and you are ready to go.
All About Me Back to School T Shirt Art & Writing ActivityQuick View

All About Me Back to School T Shirt Art & Writing Activity

This ‘T Shirt About Me’ art and writing activity, is a fun, first week back to school ice breaker for both boys and girls. It’s a really creative way for teachers and students to learn more about each other. Invite students to respond to 30 prompts and questions in a personal and imaginative way, using doodles, words, ‘graffiti style’ lettering and illustrations. **T shirt template 1: Art Activity ** There are 15 sections to illustrate responses to prompts, including: Self portrait, name, age, grade, favourite color, fruit, vegetable, sport, film, song… **T shirt template 2: Writing Activity ** There are 15 questions / prompts to respond to in written format, including: My top 3 goals this year, something I like at school, something I find challenging, if I were a superhero, I can make the world better by, I feel happy when, I feel sad when, I aim to, I wonder if… The T Shirt templates measure approximately 22 x 18cm / 8 x 7 inches and are designed to fit US Letter and A4 paper size for printing. The finished T shirts make a fabulous display, on the bulletin board or pegged up on a line as a garland. The designs are inspired by Piet Mondrian’s abstract work and the pack includes a poster and garland to make the classroom colourful and inspiring. Photographs of completed and partially completed examples included in the packet, use a black ball point pen and colored markers to create a modern, illustrative style to appeal to slightly older children, year 4+ The pack also contains activities for early finishers, including doodle pages and bookmarks to make. UK/Aus/Can templates with ‘colour’ and ‘favourite’ spellings are included in the pack. All original artwork ©The ImaginationBox/Diane Pagan 2018
Commonwealth Games 2018 Lesson Plans and ResourcesQuick View

Commonwealth Games 2018 Lesson Plans and Resources

A lesson pack which includes a PowerPoint explaining what the Commonwealth is, the games event and its history. It also describes the role of Queen Elizabeth, the baton relay, open and closing ceremonies, sports involved etc. Includes research worksheets for children to research Australia (or this could be given as home work) and a word search. ** The resource includes a lesson plan and maths/problem solving activity where children have to plan a trip to the Commonwealth games and stick to a budget (KS1/2 Level 1/2 versions provided). **Also includes an art lesson plan and powerpoint to teach children to create their own Aboriginal art. The PowerPoint also describes the mistreatment of the indigenous people and some of their religious beliefs.
World Cup 2018 Lesson IdeasQuick View

World Cup 2018 Lesson Ideas

Contains 2 separate activities based around the World Cup 2018. The first involves children creating their own World Cup country and the second asks children to research the different kits worn by this years teams and fill in their sheet. Also includes a sheet which contains a range of different lesson ideas based around the World Cup including maths, English, Art & music lessons.


VERY Popular Resources! 8 COMPLETE english and art lessons for the first days and lessons with your new class. Each lesson is fully resourced and ready to teach. All have outcomes that make brilliant displays for the start of term. Worth £25 when bought seperately. 1 - Transition day lesson (planning, ppt and a range of art and writing resources) 2. Lego portraits complete art lesson 3. Lichtenstein dot portraits - complete art lesson 4. Portrait Poems - complete writing lesson 5. Personality Swirls - complete art lesson. 6. Fingerprint Poems - complete English/Art lesson. 7. Zentangle Portraits - complete Art Lesson. 8. Micrography Portraits - Complete art and PHSCE lesson.
Blooms Taxonomy For ArtQuick View

Blooms Taxonomy For Art

I have rewritten Blooms Taxonomy for art. The questions are now art specific. This one page resource is essential for higher order questioning, brilliant for differentiation. This is great for your department handbook! This is fantastic if you want to use questioning in an observed lesson. Why not attach this to your lesson plan? Take a look at my ‘Art Questioning and Literacy Bundle’ by clicking on the link below, which also contains my Blooms Art Question Cards. www.TheArtyTeacher.com
Annotating Sketchbooks BundleQuick View

Annotating Sketchbooks Bundle

These four resources combine to make an effective annotation toolkit! 1. ANNOTATING SKETCHBOOKS PRESENTATION (18 Slides) An essential presentation for GCSE and A Level which explains and gives excellent examples of how to annotate a sketchbook page. I really saw an improvement in annotation after showing my students this! The presentation includes a SCRIPT which you should print out before presenting by going to File>print>notes page>print. The presentation looks at: ~ The difference between writing and annotation. (Both are fine!) ~ Recording on location ~ Research Pages - what annotation should be included ~ How to annotate working with different media and colours ~ How to annotate development work All the sketchbook pages included are inspirational! 2. SENTENCE STARTERS FOR ANNOTATING SKETCHBOOKS* Support your students when annotating their sketchbooks with these sentence starters. Areas covered include: Artist Research Pages Experimenting with Different Media Content Development Personal Response Reviewing Compositions This resource also includes some good examples of annotation in the black boxes. 3. Art Annotation - Annotating My Work A useful art resource to support students annotating their own work. It is complete with sentence starters and a good example. 4. Art Annotation - Artists Work A super useful resource to support students when they annotate an artists work/research page.
POP ART Shoe Design Cover Lesson / HomeworkQuick View

POP ART Shoe Design Cover Lesson / Homework

Worksheet for students to create a trainer inspired by Pop Art. Could be used as a cover lesson or a homework task. Possible use in either Art and Design or Design and Technology lesson PhotoCredit Sellers own photoshop files and text - R Evans Pixabay Flicker user - Wonderlane, Mark Anderson Wikimedia Comms Pxhere
Insects Art - Drawing InsectsQuick View

Insects Art - Drawing Insects

These Insects Worksheets are always popular. Get your classes working in fine liner or complete the sheet in a range of media. This would also be a useful resource for a minibeasts project. Teach drawing skills and fine motor skills. Why not click on the link to my great value bundle! www.TheArtyTeacher.com
Shapes and Patterns in Islamic ArtQuick View

Shapes and Patterns in Islamic Art

Using Islamic Art as a basis to learning shapes and what you can do with those shapes. A cross-curricular lesson for teachers who wish to inspire children with geometry within a cultural contact that may be different from their own. Religion, art and maths combined into one lesson. With lots of PDF activity sheets to use and various ideas for activities and displays.