CULTURAL AND CREATIVE ARTS
WEEK 7/WEEK 8
THEME: ARTS AND CRAFTS
PREVIOUS LESSON – DRAWING
TOPIC – MOTIF, PATTERN AND DESIGN (CARD MAKING AND DECORATION)
By the end of the lesson, the pupils should have attained the following objectives (cognitive, affective and psychomotor) and should be able to –
1. explain motif, pattern and design.
2. describe the various nature of cards.
3. state the uses of cards.
4. produce cards for a particular ceremony.
The teacher will teach the lesson with the aid of:
METHOD OF TEACHING – Choose a suitable and appropriate methods for the lessons.
Note – Irrespective of choosing methods of teaching, always introduce an activities that will arouse pupil’s interest or lead them to the lessons.
Scheme of Work
9 – Years Basic Education Curriculum
Course Book – Cultural and Creative Arts 5 for Primary Schools A K Badaru, C Ndubuisi, G Akinola, A Abdul, S A Akinsowo, A Oni.
All Relevant Material
CONTENT OF THE LESSON
Pattern and design are the arrangement of lines or shapes.
Motif is the repeated lines or shape at a regular intervals over a surface. Pattern and shape are very important in card making to communicate the intended messages.
TYPES OF MOTIF
1. Motif in visual arts
2. Motif in dance
3. Motif in music
4. Motif in movies
5. Motif in literature
MOTIF IN VISUAL ARTS – CARD MAKING
Card making is the use of designs and/or writing on cardboard to convey a special message.
A card can convey a congratulatory message, condolence message, wishes, and so on.
The message a card conveys depends on its type. Below are types of cards.
Follow link – lets pupils watch how to make different cards.
TYPES OF CARDS AND USES
There are different types of card. Each of these cards are used for different occasions –
1. Greeting cards
Greeting cards given on special occasions such birthday, Christmas or Sallah, etc. The cards are given to show appreciation, thanks or express other feelings.
2. Invitation cards
Invitation card are used to invite friends, family and well – wishers to special occasions such as weddings, birthdays, burial ceremonies, political and religious events.
3. Success cards
Success cards are used to express best wishes in advance, during or examination periods. It is also to express best wishes after someone succeed in a particular field or business.
4. Seasonal cards
Seasonal cards are used to express best wishes during specific festive seasons, for example, Christmas, New Year, Eid-el-fitri, and Eid-el-kabir.
5. Condolence cards
Condolence cards are used to express sympathy to the bereaved.
6. Congratulatory cards
Congratulatory cards are are used to rejoice with friends and families on their success, promotion, appointment, wedding, etc.
MATERIALS FOR CARD MAKING
1. Assorted colours of cardboard
4. Cutting knife
8. Relevant glue/Gum
10. Bond paper
11. Assorted variety of ribbons
CARD MAKING/MAKE CARDS OUT OF PAPER
To deliver the lesson, the teacher adopts the following steps:
1. To introduce the lesson, the teacher revises the previous lesson. Based on this, he/she asks the pupils some questions;
2. Discusses various nature of cards.
Pupils Activities – Listen to definition of pattern and design.
3. Introduces various kinds of cards.
Pupil’s activities – Arrange various kinds of cards
4. Asks pupils to name the uses of cards.
Pupil’s activities – Name some uses of cards.
5. Assists pupils to produce cards for different occasions.
Pupil’s activities – Produce cards for different occasion.
- To conclude the lesson for the week, the teacher revises the entire lesson and links it to the following week’s lesson.
List 2 types of cards.
State 3 uses of cards
State 8 materials needed for making card.
Make cards suitable for a particular occasion