K-2 Animal Portraiture with Merideth Ferrell: Lesson 4

LIVE on Thursday, December 17th at 12:30pm

Program Description

Students will take time to observe and illustrate animals in their environments. Students will utilize colored pencils as they learn to draw a duck walking through a field. This lesson touches on life science concepts while teaching observation and illustrative drawing skills.

Printable Lesson Guides

Lesson 4 (English)

Lección 4 (Español)


Paper, pencil, eraser, colored pencils (crayons, if colored pencils are not available)


This lesson touches on the following standards:

Arts Standards:

  • VA.2.CR2.K
  • VA1.CR1.1, VA2.CR2.1
  • VA1.CR1.2

Science Standards:

  • K-LS1-1
  • 1-LS1-1
  • 2-LS2-1, 2-LS2-2