Discovering Charcoal – Warm-Up Exercise for Children

 by Paula Briggs

The aim of this warm-up session is to help young children explore the qualities of charcoal, opening their minds to the mark making possibilities and to introduce them to different ways of working with various complementary materials.

Using this warm-up before other sessions which use charcoal will ensure that children understand what kinds of effects they might get from the medium.

Notes for Teachers: Skills, Progression, Assessment, Tips

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