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Turn a child’s artwork into a treasured keepsake gift for Christmas, Mother’s or Father's Day, or any special occasion! Give families a Directed Drawing Calendar that features their child’s directed drawings for each month of the year. Perfect to hang from the fridge, bulletin board, or wall in your home or classroom!
Want the Directed Drawing Calendar for FREE? It is yours when you buy the Drawing Mats BUNDLE that includes 40 directed drawings for the whole year with a variety of writing and drawing options.
Important Directed Drawing Calendar Features
★2 different directed drawings are included for each month (list of drawings given below) PLUS self-portrait for the cover page.
★A visual and written direction pages with 6 steps are included for each drawing.
★Each directed drawing can be completed independently or as a whole class art lesson.
★Drawings can be colored, painted, or decorated in any way.
★Directed drawings provide a lot of practice each month to help build drawing skills and follow step-by-step instructions.
★It includes two variations of calendar layouts.
- The portrait style has the calendar and drawing space on the same page.
- The landscape style has the drawing and calendar on two separate pages.
★Cover page PDF files are included where you can quickly and easily add your student list, and they will auto-populate onto the cover pages.
★Samples pages are included in the landscape format with the drawings drawn for students to color who aren't able to draw or who are away during instructions.
★Calendar pages for the years to 2025 are ready to print with EDITABLE calendar pages for you to customize and add the month, year, dates, and holidays.
NOTE: Editable pages in the PDF files work with Adobe software (please open with that). The editable pages are at the end of the documents so you can edit and add your own text there for the months, days, numbers, and holidays. The instructions for the drawings cannot be edited.
★Fully EDITABLE PowerPoint files are included where you can customize and add the month, year, and holidays.
★Assembly instructions are provided to help with putting the calendar together.
★Calendars can be bound using a binding machine, stapled together, or hole punched and attached with ribbon or string.
2 Directed Drawings included for Each Month
Self-Portraits: boy & girl options
January: snowflake & snowman
February: Heart bear & groundhog
March: Leprechaun & rainbow
April: Easter Bunny & Earth
May: Mom & butterfly
June: bee & flower
July: whale & sea turtle
August: school bus & sandcastle
September: fire engine & apple tree
October: Frankenstein & Jack O’ Lantern
November: turkey & owl
December: Santa Claus & Gingerbread Man
Look at the PREVIEW for a look at Directed Drawing Calendar up close, completed samples, and the variety of pages included!
Upon purchase, you will be able to instantly download a ZIP file that contains a few different pdf files.
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My students really enjoyed making this project for their parents. They love the pictures. I don’t mind the prep it takes at the end to hole punch and bind because of how excited they are to give this to their parents!