Lesson Plans
Clay 2nd Q 06.07 Lesson Plans
Week: 11/06/2006 Instructor: Tina Richards Academics
introduction to the classroom guidelines. introduction to clay, make up, introduction to clay process- begin with a pinch pot, and feel the clay.

Make a simple book for any notes.
add another pinch pot , learn slip and how to attach a handle , make sure students get the terms and how important scoring and slip is,and wedging.
Elbow pot sometime.
Show example of art work. Explain glazes, firing,drying. 4 main types of construction.
Continue with the looking at japanese tea cups, create a cup that has a feel to it in the students hands. when done we will have a small tea cermony.
Firsy 3 pots due will be graded first on construction and later on finished piece.
Test on terms given.
On to coil pottery . Show coil pots and explain creation, due a small pot then , describe a larger project.