Key question: How can we record wind direction?
Before you start the lesson talk about: What things do you notice on a windy day? What fun things do you like to do when it’s windy?
Storytime - Watch ’The Sun and The Wind’ story
In this lesson we are going to be virtually flying to North America, which is the third largest continent. First we will be filling our brains with facts about the population and how many countries are in North America. We will be looking at the second largest island which is in North America, called Greenland. There are lots of different languages and animals in the continent, we will be learning all about them. Finally, we will be studying some different places in North America, that you might not have heard of before! We will finish this lesson by reading a story about some animals from Africa
Our third black artist is the painter Edward Tingatinga.
Firstly, can you do some research about him. Use these questions to help you get started:
Also, here is a webpage to help you:
Your task this week is to do some Tinga Tinga style artwork. Here are two options:
2.You could choose your favourite African animal or bird and paint it in the Tingatinga style. The animals are decorative and flat looking. There are often leaves, flowers and insects in the background.
To give you inspiration watch the theme tune from the CBeebies programme Tingatinga Tales telling traditional African folk stories using Tingatinga art- inspired cartoons: https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=70&v=LgF4i1Drnhc&feature=emb_logo
Unfortunately not the ones with chocolate chips.
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