Project Overview

This companion mini project teaches children about the historical and cultural portrayal of animals in art. They study the visual qualities of animals through sketching, printmaking and clay modelling.

What’s included

Animal is a comprehensive project that boasts an array of essentials including:


Lesson activities



Knowledge Organiser

Project scope

Animal provides a structured approach to art and design, outlining key subjects and topics including:

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  • Art and design
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  • Animal portraits
  • Animals in art
  • Clay sculpture
  • Pattern
  • Pen and ink
  • Printing
  • Texture

Closely linked to

This project has companion projects:

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