Monday 15th June:
Task 1: M.C. Escher
☼ Work through slides 1 - 8 of the M.C. Escher & Tessellations PowerPoint available below.
☼ Create a quick fact file, spider diagram or poster about M.C. Escher using the following questions to guide some independent research:
Task 2: Tessellations
☼ Work through the rest of the PowerPoint, and follow the instructions to create your own piece of tessellation artwork.
☼ Send your final pieces to the Year 5 email address for us to have a look!
Tuesday 16th June:
Task 1: René Margritte & Surrealism
☼ Work through the René Margritte and Surrealism PowerPoint available below.
☼ Create a quick fact file, spider diagram or poster about surrealism using the following questions to guide some independent research:
Task 2: Create your own surrealist masterpiece!
☼ You can use any materials you have at home such as colouring pencils, paint, pastels, and so on. You could even create a landscape and then cut out pictures or objects from magazines or newspapers and stick them on - make sure you ask an adult before you get snip-happy!
☼ Send us your bizarre creations to the Year 5 email address!
Thursday 18th June:
Task 1: Romare Bearden & Collage
☼ Work through the Romare Bearden and Collage PowerPoint available below.
Task 2: Create your own collage
☼ Romare was inspired heavily by the jazz music scene. What inspires you?
☼ Think of a theme for your work, and then create a collage inspired by the theme you have chosen. It could be animals, sport, music, and so on.
☼ Consider whether you want to create a 'scene' (more like a landscape) using whole or parts of objects and people in a recognisable way, or a 'portrait' of a particular object using different shapes, colour and textures from parts of images.
☼ Send us your finished pieces to the Year 5 email address!