Cultural and Creative Art
First Term / 1st Term
JSS 2 / Basic 8
Previous lesson :
The pupils have previous knowledge of Our Values in their previous classes
ELEMENTS OF DESIGN
Behavioural objectives :
At the end of the lesson, the pupils should be able to
- define colour
- list the elements that make up fine art
- define lines, shapes and form
- say the historical beginning of art
- Wall charts
- Pictures of different types of houses
- Related Online Video
- Flash Cards
Methods of Teaching:
- Class Discussion
- Group Discussion
- Asking Questions
- Role Modelling
- Role Delegation
- Scheme of Work
- Online Information
- 9 Year Basic Education Curriculum
ELEMENTS OF DESIGN
Meaning of Elements of Art
Elements of art are the basic features that make a successful artwork. It is also referred to as elements of design. Some art fundamentals referred to elements of art as grammar of art. The elements of art are as follows:
It is a mark or impression made by the movement of any writing tool against a surface. Line is one of the most important elements of art because without it drawing cannot take place.
Types of Lines
Shape is the form or physical appearance of an object. There are two types of shape namely; geometric and non geometric shapes. Geometric shapes are triangle, circle, square, trapezium, pentagon etc. Non geometric shapes are those that have no definite parts eg shell, cowries, stones etc.
Texture is the surface quality of a material. Texture refers to the smoothness or roughness of the surface of the object.
Colour is a pigment substance use for creative artwork. It is an important element of art because it makes art work looks attractive and beautiful. Colour is used for painting. Examples of colour are: red, blue, green, orange, purple or violet, etc.
Space is generally defined as an open place or unlimited extension in all direction.
Value is the degree of lightness or darkness of colour applied to a drawing or a painting. The introduction of light and shade in grade of tones makes objects look real and solid.
The topic is presented step by step
The class teacher revises the previous topics
He introduces the new topic
The class teacher allows the pupils to give their own examples and he corrects them when the needs arise
The class teacher wraps up or concludes the lesson by giving out a short note to summarize the topic that he or she has just taught.
The class teacher also goes round to make sure that the notes are well copied or well written by the pupils.
He or she does the necessary corrections when and where the needs arise.
- List any two (2) elements of art.
- Define line? Draw any 4 types of line you know.
- What is colour?
- List any five (5) colours you know around you.
- What is Art
- Who were the early men?
- What art techniques were used by the early men?
- List 4 art techniques were used by the early men?
- Mention 4 art tools that were used by the early men
- Write out 3 materials that were used by the early men
Assignment: READ ABOUT THIS TOPIC IN PREPARATION FOR THE NEXT LESSON
PRINCIPLES OF ART