Lesson 3: Shape 3: Working with wire

Following one of two templates, children work with wire, bending and twisting it to create the form of a fish, using smaller pieces of wire to add features

Learning Objectives

  • Bending, manipulating and joining wire to create the shape of a fish

  • Using smaller pieces of wire to add features

  • Working safely with the tools and equipment I am using

Teacher Video: Wire fish


Wire Techniques Worksheet
Fish Template 1 and 2
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Paul Carney,  
Art & Design specialist
Paul has 22 years experience of teaching art as a specialist subject in both Primary and Secondary schools. He is a council member with the The National Society for Education and his expertise has led him to deliver CPD for…
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