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Slab Ceramic Homes

Lesson Plan

Description

Students will draw, print, and create with clay as they make their own slab dwelling space. They will draw a dwelling space from a reference photo then transfer their drawing directly onto a slab of clay before adding texture and imaginative design elements.

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Lesson Objectives

Students will view and discuss architectural styles.

Students will draw a dwelling space using references, prior observations, and imagination.

Students will embellish their design with textures and lines.

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Teaching Strategies

  • Facilitate a discussion about architectural styles.
  • Guide students in drawing from reference while including personal and imaginative elements.
  • Demonstrate ceramics methods including the Mishima glazing technique.
  • Show students how to add texture and line to add detail to their slab dwelling spaces.

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National Standards


Create

Elaborate on an imaginative idea.

VA:Cr1.1.3a

Document, describe, and represent regional constructed environments.

VA:Cr2.3.4a

Elaborate on an imaginative idea.

VA:Cr1.1.3

Document, describe, and represent regional constructed environments.

VA:Cr2.3.4

Experiment and develop skills in multiple art-making techniques and approaches through practice.

VA:Cr2.1.5

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Time Requirements

Teacher Prep Time

30 minutes

Demonstration Time

20 minutes

Student Studio Time

3 hours

Supplies and Materials

  • Photographic references of dwelling spaces
  • Tracing paper
  • Pencils & erasers
  • Washable markers
  • Slab cutter, clay, & canvas mats
  • Needle tool, texture tools, & sponges
  • Glaze and underglaze assortment
  • Paintbrushes & water cup

National Standards


Create

Elaborate on an imaginative idea.

VA:Cr1.1.3a

Document, describe, and represent regional constructed environments.

VA:Cr2.3.4a

Elaborate on an imaginative idea.

VA:Cr1.1.3

Document, describe, and represent regional constructed environments.

VA:Cr2.3.4

Experiment and develop skills in multiple art-making techniques and approaches through practice.

VA:Cr2.1.5

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Steps

Sketch a Dwelling Space

Sketch a dwelling space onto tracing paper, using the printed reference image. Add personal and imaginative elements.

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Instructional Materials

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Architectural Design of Homes

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Basic Ceramics Vocabulary

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Ceramics Vocabulary

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Reference

Mishima Technique

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Mishima

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How to Join Clay

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The 6 Stages of Clay

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