Without displaying the name of today's painting ask children to identify the animal the skull belongs to.
Ask chn to identify the type of landscape is shown in the background.
Show similar painting ‘Cow Skull: Red, White and Blue'.
Discuss colours used for skulls.
Children to recreate painting using a skull template.
KS1 – Include simple detail like eyes and nose holes before building in the landscape in the background.
KS2 –Include more intricate detail on the skull like cheekbones using different colours.
Chn to use oil pastels/paints/pastels
Challenge: Chn to draw own skull using step by step guide.