Creating a Community - Integrating Visual Arts with 2nd Grade Social Studies


After learning about how a community functions and looking at how our local community works on a day to day basis.  Students work together to create an imaginative community including all the elements that make a community run smooth.  Students will use Google Draw to learn how to "draw" a house on a chromebook for the mural as well as using Kahoot! to take a survey about the naming the community, what materials to use, and what would students want to include to take the community complete.

Learning Targets: 
Students will work together to create a community mural.
Students will learn how to draw using Google Draw.
Students will use Kahoot! as a survey tool for deciding what should be used in the mural.
Students will take their knowledge of community and art skills to create buildings, natural characteristics, houses, and transportation.
Resource Type: 
Creative Commons Licence