Lesson 4: Children’s Games

Pupils explore Brueghel’s painting, 'Children's Games' before recreating it as a photo collage, but with a modern twist

Learning Objectives

  • Knowing that artists tell stories in their artwork and that art can be about feelings

  • Understanding and describe the story behind a painting

  • Focussing on different parts of a picture, interpreting the meaning and stories behind them


Children's Games

Topic Overview

Created by:
Susan Coles,  
Art & Design specialist
Susan is an educator, artist and an active advocate of art in schools. Her roles include: Secretary to the All Party Parliamentary Group on Art, Craft, Design Education, Past President, and now Honorary Fellow of the National Society for Education…
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