Students will explore the theme of community as they create their own representation of a neighborhood/community and the necessary components that make a community work. Students will make paper sculptures while demonstrating material safety
Students will reflect on the structures and roles in a community.
Students will purposefully cut, fold, and adhere pieces in a thoughtful arrangement.
Students will use art materials and tools safely while making art.
Facilitate a discussion on the concept of community.
Demonstrate paper manipulation techniques.
Review expectations for material usage and clean-up.
Provide feedback and support while students explore technique
Teacher Prep Time
Student Studio Time
Supplies and Materials
Visuals of structures in the community
Variety of construction paper and scraps
Discuss Community & Collect Materials
Discuss and define community using the All About Community Resource.
Reflect on various structures and roles in a community using the Community Connections Resource.
Gather a variety of paper and one paper plate.
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