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Creative Reuse Lesson Plan         First Grade: Families

Written by Keri Piehl for SCRAP /Whitman ES 2009-10

Hand Print Mural

Cost per student: $.10 (not including the use of an iron)

Materials: Iron, fabric (I found a giant appliquéd globe on a sheet in the trash), fabric crayons, paper, markers, newspaper or towel to iron on top of.

Students will create an individual design to contribute to the whole group mural

Elements of art: shape, space

Vocabulary: mural, family, humankind

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Creative Reuse Lesson Plan         First Grade: Families

Written by Keri Piehl for SCRAP /Whitman ES 2009-10

Watercolor Family Portrait

Cost per student: $.05

Materials: Newsprint or other 12”x18” paper, crayons, water colors, newspaper, brushes, pencils, various skin tone crayons/markers/colored pencils

Students will create a mixed media family portrait

Elements of art: line, shape, color, space

Vocabulary: mixed media, skin tone

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Four examples of student's animal families collages.

Creative Reuse Lesson Plan         First Grade: Families

Written by Keri Piehl for SCRAP /Whitman ES 2009-10

Animal Family Paper Collage

Cost per student: $.02

Materials: Paper scraps, scissors, paper for the background (I found a stack of 6”x7” paper someone was going to throw out), glue (I am using the the glue system with the paintbrushes but glue sticks would work too), animal family pictures or book

Students will create a collage depicting an animal parent and baby.

Elements of art: shape, color

Vocabulary: family, parent, baby, collage

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Creative Reuse Lesson Plan         First Grade: Families

Written by Keri Piehl for SCRAP /Whitman ES 2009-10

Family Pet Portraits

Cost per student: $.07 (the includes the oil pastels)

Materials: Oil pastels, thick paper, book about pets for reference, pencils

Optional: wire, bells, mat board samples

Students will create a portrait of a family pet they currently have, wish to have or used to own.

Elements of art: Color, shape, texture

Vocabulary: pet, portrait

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Creative Reuse Lesson Plan         First Grade: Families

Written by Keri Piehl for SCRAP /Whitman ES 2009-10

3-D portrait of family member

Cost per student: $.07

Materials: My dog is as smelly as dirty socks : and other funny family portraits / by Hanoch Piven, , paper in flesh tones (I have a ton of paint sample cards that are about 3”x4”), lots of collage materials that fit the scale of your project (beads, yarn, caps, screws, plastic doodads, leftover bits, wallpaper scraps etc), bottles of white glue, 5”x7” colored cardstock for backing (I’m using some that is printed on the back leftover from an event), scissors.

Students will create a portrait of a family member out of found objects, repurposing the objects for facial features.

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