Grade Level

9-10, 11-12


15 classes, at 50 minutes per class


Cardboard, paste (half water, half elmers), tape and hot glue


Lesson Objectives

Students will learn how use scale and proportions skills. They will gain group and communication skills as well as creative thinking with others.

Introductory Activity

Claes Oldenburg photos, videos, readings

Lesson Process

1.) Students will decide on an object to create and choose a location to place when finished
2.) Create plans, drawings, and roles in the group
3.) Start building, cutting, pasting and putting together


balance, Scale, proportions, texture


Any Claes Oldenburg works or large sculptures the students might be familiar with around their hometown.

Author’s Website/Blog

Colter Curey

Supporting Images