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Guess the Artworks

10 very famous artworks are hidden and slowly revealed in a presentation.  Can your students guess the artworks and/or artists before they are fully revealed?  A fun start to the lesson for your older...
Odd One Out Art Starter Activity

Odd One Out Art Starter Activity

Odd One Out is a starter activity where students have to guess which artwork on each slide is the odd one out.  This may be because of media, content, process or colour.  There is...
Art Analysis Starter

5 Art Analysis Discussion Starters

If you want to build more art analysis into your curriculum, these 5 art analysis discussion starters are ideal.  Simply use one slide for each lesson.  Each slide shows a painting or print and...
Creative Writing

Creative Writing – Brain Starters

I wasn't sure about posting this as it's more of a creative writing resource than an art one, although I know you creative people will be able to put it to good use.  This...

Teaching Ceramics – Definition Matching Cards – Ceramic Terms

Teaching ceramics involves using a lot of subject specific language. This resource is a fantastic starter activity to consolidate the learning of ceramic terms.  Students work in groups to match the word with the...
Definition Cards for Color Theory

Definition Cards for Color Theory

https://youtu.be/xx5rG1vZXfU Use these definition cards for color theory as a starter to your lesson.  They will consolidate learning of colour theory and can be used for group work. Print and laminate the sheets and then cut...


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