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Lesson Plan

Day: M T W T F Date: 31/08/2018 Time: 11:05 – 12:05 Year: 5/6

Learning Area: Visual Arts & Health Topic: Father’s Day Gift and Card Making
Curriculum content description: (from ACARA)
- Develop and apply techniques and processes when making their artworks (ACAVAM115)
- Plan the display of artworks to enhance their meaning for an audience (ACAVAM116)
- Practise skills to establish and manage relationships (ACPPS055)
- Investigate how emotional responses vary in depth and strength (ACPPS038)
- Examine the influence of emotional responses on behaviour and relationships (ACPPS056)

Cross Curricular Aboriginal and Torres Strait Asia and Australia’s Sustainability
Priorities: Islander histories and engagement with Asia
General Literacy Numeracy ICT Critical & Ethical Personal & Intercultural
Capabilities: Creative behaviour Social Understanding
thinking capability
Students’ prior knowledge and experience:
(Outline what the students already know about this topic)
Students have been creating crafts and worksheets about their father’s in other class subjects and will be involved
in a Father’s Day stall.
Teaching purpose: (May refer to the Elaborations of the curriculum content description here)
- Recognising own emotional responses and levels of their response in different situations.
- Selecting and practising appropriate ways to share power within relationships.
- Identifying reasons for the range of audience interpretations of the same artwork, for example,
considering viewpoints or the conceptual approach of the art work.
- Enhancing and practising their art making skills in using a range of materials and technologies.

Learning objectives: Assessment/Evaluation:

On completion of this lesson, students will be able to: (Explain how you will know that lesson objective have
(What will students know and be able to do at the been achieved / monitor student learning)
completion of the lesson – specific, concise and The lesson objective will be achieved through he
attainable objectives) students creating cards expressing their gratitude and
- Student’s will be able critically think about love for their father, will also decorating an empty jar
their relationship with their father or any with a photo and decorations and place their coupon
person who they revere as a father figure. book inside the jar.
- Students will creatively think and create
coupons that appeal to their fathers.
Preparation and Resources:
(Detail what resources will be used and what other preparation of the learning environment will be required)
- Card paper (pre-prepare the card paper into cards).
- Scissors
- Glue
- Pencils & Textas
- Empty Jars
- Photos
- Decoration materials (feathers, sequins, glitter etc.)
- Coupon handout
- Photocopy students’ original photos so as to hand back original copy to students at the end of the day.

Catering for diversity (detail any adjustments considerations for educational/resource adjustments)

- Assisting students who are not creatively inclined by prompting them with ideas about what they could
decorate their jar with, what would be a good thing to write in their card or ideas to put into their coupon
- Pre-cut coupon booklet and any other materials for students who struggle to cut.
- Pre-prepare an example card and coupon booklet as a scaffold.
Timing: Learning Experiences:

1. Introduction: (How will I engage the learners?)

11:05 - Ask students what does the word ‘father/dad’ mean to them? Ask students to think about
the key points they love about their father/dad and write down these key points; also write
down coupon ideas to place into their coupon books (10 minutes).
11:15 - Allow students to write a draft of what they will write in their cards. Once finished the draft,
students need to edit their letters (10 minutes).

2. Sequence of learning experiences: (What will you do to help the students achieve the
learning objectives? What tasks and activities will the students be involved in to help
achieve the learning objectives?)

This section of the lesson will be shared between myself and the other prac student.
- Once draft of their letters and coupon ideas are completed, students will then be placed
into 2 groups; first group to create and write their cards with myself and the second group
to start decorating their jars with photocopies of each individual students’ photo and also
with decorating materials with the other prac student (20 minutes).
- The second rotation will commence after 20 minutes.

3. Lesson conclusion: (How will you summarise the learning and relate it to the lesson
12:05 objectives?)
- Students will then place their finished coupon booklets into the decorated jar and attach the
card to the jar.

Lesson Evaluation:
(Reflect on the lesson. Questions to Ask: What worked? What did not work? What would you change? Why?)