Collage

From Montessori Album
Collage
Art - Creating Art
LevelPrimary
Materialssheet of paper
container with paper scraps
glue
scissors
tray

In this activity the child glues down small pieces of paper to make a picture.

Presentation

  1. Invite the child to the lesson. Show them where the work is on the shelf and name the work.
  2. Take the material to a table. You may wish to use a smooth placemat underneath to protect the table.
  3. next step

Points of Interest

Control of Error

Variations and Extensions

  • The child could paint a sheet of paper, then cut it up to use for a collage. (As in the books of Eric Carle)

Material

Further Reading