In Japanese Visual Art this semester the students of Moreland Primary School we will learning how to weave, print, and draw.
The students in Foundation will be experimenting with paper weaving and collage to make picnic blankets. They are learning to follow instructions in Japanese and are practising verbs like kirimasu and kakimasu.
The year 1 and 2 students are painting a cardboard loom as well as weaving a pattern in wool. In Japanese the students will be asking for items by using the phrase o kudasai.
The 3 / 4’s and 5 / 6’s will be using a cardboard loom to weave their own design using coloured wool. The students from 3-6 will be learning to recognise the hiragana alphabet and will be using short phrases to discuss weaving in Japanese.