We will cut out our prints and make additional collaged elements to create a mural background. Students will be able to perform different roles to work collaboratively on a group mural.
- Colored paper
- Glue in pots
- Mural paper
Look at large mural paper and brainstorm ideas with students about habitats.
Make a plan with students about the mural.
Have students cut out their animal prints and continue making collaged elements for the mural.
Have small groups of students begin adding printed animals and collaged elements to the mural.
Students will continue developing a story about their imaginary animal by brainstorming ideas with a partner.
Writing Prompt (optional):
Students will create a story map that introduces their character, their habitat or environment, the problem the character faces, and the solution the character finds to their problem.
Sketchbook Prompt (optional):
Students will think about the problem and solution in their story and make two drawings in their sketchbooks to show what happens.
Habitat, collage, printmaking