Lesson Plan

Details! Details! Details!

Do your students lack color and details in illustrations? Are you tired of gazing at a blank piece of white paper? Well... no more! Use the following lesson to turn your students into detailed illustrators.
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Learning Objectives

Students will create an illustration that will tell a story for their audience.


(5 minutes)
  • Gather students on the carpet.
  • Tell students that they will learn how to draw an illustration with color and details today. Tell your students about how illustrations can tell wonderful stories without words.
  • Ask students what a detail is. Tell them that a detail is a small piece of information that, when used correctly can add a lot to a story.