Lesson 1: Coat of arms

After learning about how the coat of arms originated and how they are used today, children create a design of their own

Learning Objectives

  • Designing my own coat of arms by selecting and placing imagery appropriately within a shape

  • Knowing what a coat of arms is and how symbols represent a person

  • Understanding the context of design throughout human history

Teacher Video: Coat of Arms

Pupil Video: Coat of arms


Coat of Arms Template Example
Coat of Arms Template
Coat of Arms Powerpoint
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