Submitted by Sally Trowbridge on 4 October, 2011 - 13:01
This lesson is about portraits and drawing. Students do a running dictation in pairs, listen to and respond to a partner’s instructions to draw a face together, and then take part in a group discussion.
Submitted by Sally Trowbridge on 5 September, 2011 - 18:42
British kids are having problems at school. In this lesson, students read about a TV chef who wants to improve education in Britain. They invent their ideal school and then present their ideas to their classmates.
Submitted by chrisbaldwin on 31 March, 2010 - 11:01
This activity is a 'Picasso dictation' where the teacher describes a picture and the students draw it. This is based on Salvador Dali’s 1937 surrealist painting “Swans Reflecting Elephants”. It can be adapted for the language and artistic skills of your students.