Lesson Notes By Weeks and Term - Primary 3

Introduction to Modeling

Term: 2nd Term

Week: 1

Class: Primary 3

Age: 8 years

Duration: 40 minutes of 2 periods

Date:

Subject: Cultural and Creative Arts

Topic:- Introduction to Modeling

SPECIFIC OBJECTIVES: At the end of the lesson, pupils should be able to

1. Relate the definition of modeling with paper
2. Mention materials used for modeling
3. Highlight the methods and steps to follow in modeling with papier mache
4. Model different objects

INSTRUCTIONAL TECHNIQUES: Identification, explanation, playway method, questions and answers, demonstration, videos from source, experimentation

INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS: pencils, drawing books, colours, old newspapers, scissors, starch, mould, water, video clip on modeling

INSTRUCTIONAL PROCEDURES

PERIOD 1 and 2

 PRESENTATION TEACHER’S ACTIVITY PUPIL’S ACTIVITY STEP 1INTRODUCTION The teacher revisits the previous lesson about clefs and introduces the new topic by explaining what modeling is-Modeling is the method of creating objects using clay or papier mache Pupils pay attention STEP 2EXPLANATION The teacher then further list the items used in papier mache1. old newspapers2. scissors3. pestle and mortar4. mixing bowl5. starch6. brush7. glue or gum8. Flat surface e.g pan, plank etc Pupils pay attention and participates STEP 3DEMONSTRATION She further explains and demonstrates the steps in making papier mache1. shred the newspaper2. soak it in water3. mash the soaked paper in a mortar and pestle till it forms a mould4. Add starch to it to hold it together5. arrange the mould into the object you desire to mould on a flat surface6. allow it to dry up in the sun Pupils pay attention and participate STEP 4NOTE-TAKING The teacher writes a short note on the board The pupils copy the note in their books

NOTE

Modeling is the method of creating objects using clay or papier mache

Items used in papier mache

1. old newspapers
2. scissors
3. pestle and mortar
4. mixing bowl
5. starch
6. brush
7. glue or gum
8. Flat surface e.g pan, plank etc

Steps in making papier mache

1. shred the newspaper
2. soak it in water
3. mash the soaked paper in a mortar and pestle till it forms a mould
4. Add starch to it to hold it together
5. arrange the mould into the object you desire to mould on a flat surface
6. allow it to dry up in the sun

EVALUATION:    1.Define the term Modeling

1. List all the materials for making papier mache
2. Highlight the steps in making papier mache

CLASS ACTIVITY: Pupils in pairs, model lizards, cups, plates using papier mache

CLASSWORK: As in evaluation

CONCLUSION: The teacher commends the pupils positively