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How to Draw Directed Drawings for December - Proud to be Primary
How to Draw Directed Drawings for December
How to Draw Directed Drawings for December
How to Draw Directed Drawings for December

Weekly Directed Drawings for December. Teach and build drawing skills with these versatile printable directed drawings for the month of December. December's 5 directed drawings include a gingerbread man, reindeer, Santa Claus, Christmas tree, and elf. These make the perfect companions for your Christmas and winter celebrations and lessons.

Teach one directed drawing each week using the differentiated Drawing Mats to build drawing skills. These 5 different directed drawings can be used for your art lessons, independent drawing activities, or combined with seasonal writing.

What is included in Drawing Mats!
There are many different variations included!
#1 - Students follow each of the 6 steps provided in order and draw in the space provided.
#2 - Students follow each of the 4 steps provided in order and draw in the space provided.
#3-5 - Read each step orally from the instruction sheet or cut the instruction sheet into 6 sheets and staple to create a booklet. Follow the instructions and draw on one of the 2 blank sheets provided or on your own choice of art paper.
#6-8 - Students complete their directed drawing in the empty space and write a story about their drawing. 3 different variations included (2 lines and 1 with lines and 6 steps to follow).
*A cover page and extra writing sheets are included if needed!

**Extra pages with CANADIAN spelling and content included!**

Why YOU NEED Drawing Mats:

  • Drawing mats are perfect for independent, fine motor practice and build beginner drawing skills. They increase confidence and kids love them!
  • Drawing Mats are perfect for all primary grades (K-3)!
  • Drawing Mats are differentiated to meet the needs of your learners. With the different variations, there is something for all.
  • The directed drawings are seasonal and connected to holidays and celebrations that kids can relate to.
  • Each directed drawing can be completed on the sheets provided or separately as a whole class art lesson.
  • Drawing Mats work great as independent or whole group activities, to complement writing, and as art lessons.

Drawing Mats provide a lot of practice each week to help build drawing skills, following step-by-step instructions, and writing skills. Students can also color or paint their creations after drawing or write a story about the character they created.

Upon purchase, you will be able to instantly download a PDF file.

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You can view all of my monthly mat curriculum products, as well as other months of Drawing Mats HERE!

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  • Subject Visual Arts, Writing, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa
  • Grade Levels Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, Homeschool
  • Resource Type Activities, Printables, Bulletin Board Ideas
  • File Type PDF(6 MB|48 pages)



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