Inspiring art resources for EYFS and primary

Bring art to life in your early years or primary classroom with these engaging lesson ideas and activities

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Stimulating lesson ideas, activities and resources to explore art and creativity with EYFS and primary pupils

To help you bring art to life and encourage creativity and artistic expression in your classroom, we've gathered together a selection of engaging resources and short projects to explore with your EYFS and primary learners.

EYFS resources

Why not take a look at this selection of EYFS art resources, with everything from themed collage tasks to projects inspired by one of the masters?

Home School: Under the Sea Collage
CraftClub

Home School: Under the Sea Collage

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For Early Years Foundation Stage children aged 3-5 and an adult. Voyage into the deep and make your underwater collage using scraps of card and paper. Tear, cut, stick, tell stories and learn about shapes. A collage takes scrap materials and transforms them into something new. You ll be followi...

KS1 resources

A selection of KS2 art resources, including activities on self portraiture, seaside themed creative tasks and projects inspired by Mondrian.

Piet Mondrian
lesleyblahblah

Piet Mondrian

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Using Art to teach shape in maths (year 1) and following a very successful Kandinsky week we are now working on Mondrian. Created a very simple powerpoint about him and a slide show in 'movie maker' with 1920s New York swing for the children to work along to.
Paper snail races
RSPB

Paper snail races

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Enjoy having snail races with friends. Develop fine motor skills as children manipulate paper to create snails. Recycle straws to experience cause and effect as you blow your snail across the finish line!
KS1 Art Plan 5 week Unit - Seaside and Oceans
Blossoming Minds

KS1 Art Plan 5 week Unit - Seaside and Oceans

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This resource is a set of **5 Art lessons** based around the theme of the sea, oceans and water for KS1. The key skills that are taught include creating different tones and shades with paint and pencil, using shapes, patterns and lines and experimenting with different materials. There are **3 diff...

KS2 resources

Explore collage, study perspective or learn about Maori art or art from another age with your KS2 learners, with this range of stimulating resources.

Maori Art Worksheet
RND86

Maori Art Worksheet

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Great for Primary or KS3 Students. Could be used in a project, for a cover lesson, homework/extension task.
Teaching & Drawing Perspective in Art
Teach4Uresources

Teaching & Drawing Perspective in Art

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* Teaching and Drawing Perspective in Art - PowerPoint Presentation. * An effective step-by-step presentation with integrated activities and resources. . **Contents of PowerPoint:** . * Slide 3: 2-D and 3-D Dimensions * Slide 4: What is Perspective? * Slide 5: Overlap Perspective * Slide 6: Size Per...
Tudor Art
Raphella

Tudor Art

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A full Scheme of work for KS2 based around Tudor Portraits. Objectives covered include: Exploring and discussing Tudor portraits How to structure a portrait How to observe and sketch faces and Tudor clothing Putting it all together to create a Tudor style portrait. Each lesson include...