The We Love Civics Collaborative Block Poster can be used as a fun team building activity in any Civics or Government class. Students work together to piece their We Love Civics “block” with their classmates. The result is a beautiful, fun, one of a kind pop-art to hang in the hall or display on your bulletin board. This is a great Back to School activity or could be used after a big test. Sometimes students need a mental break!
You can use the We Love Civics Block Poster as a bulletin board display, hang on the classroom wall, classroom door, hallway, school entrance, library, gym or any place you see fit. This poster will pop and students and teachers will stop to admire your work!
This is a fun and relaxing Civics activity! I like to play music in the background while they are working and coloring. The poster is designed so that each student colors their own block/piece of the poster. When everyone is done, they have to work as a team to put the block poster puzzle back together. Each poster has an abstract background to make your poster “pop”. Collectively, your students CHOOSE the colors as a team!
Students will need color pencils, markers or crayons, tape and scissors. This activity is great because they can put a personal art twist on their own block. The included teacher and student directions are very simple to follow. The possibilities are endless with this activity! My favorite part is watching the kids work as a team to try to piece it back together.
This is GREAT for community building and teamwork! Teachers should create a classroom that supports persistence, effort and even mistakes. Hanging the ‘We Love Civics’ Poster is the perfect reminder for students.
How you choose to set it up in your classroom is up to you. Each student colors one “block” or section of a large poster. This product includes 25 “blocks” or pages to color. I do understand that some of you will have less than twenty five students, as do I. There are ALWAYS students that finish early that are eager to color a second page. I also like to sit down with my students and color a “block”. Print the file ONE time for each class on 8.5×11 paper!
- Teacher Directions
- Student Directions
- 25 different blocks to color (1 per student)
The final poster size is around 30”x 34”
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