COMPLETE ART SCHEME OF WORK  - FREEDOM QUILTS ( linked to the Caribbean/slavery topics).
A complete unit of art, based around the underground railroad/freedom quilt tradition. Perfect for a cross curricular topic on the Caribbean and its history (linked to the slave trade)

Children learn about the underground railroad movement, its songs and also its symbolic artwork. They go onto make quilt squares depicting these symbols.

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  • ART  Freedom Quilts  MINE.docx
  • final proforma.docx
  • planning template.docx
  • Sweet Clara and the Freedom quilt pt 1  mine.pptx
  • freedomtemplates.pdf
  • WALT  apply our understanding of  freedom quilts.docx
  • week 2.pptx
  • week 3.pptx
  • Follow the Drinking Gourd story.docx
  • map of the underground railroad.docx
  • week 4final.pptx
  • example quilt using paper collage.jpg

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Created: Aug 13, 2014

Updated: Aug 4, 2019

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ART Freedom Quilts MINE

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final proforma

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planning template

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