This Casting with Plaster activity & project also includes:
What a fun lesson! Your class can experience the design and construction process by creating a mold and a duplicate for an engraved image. The lesson is specifically written for learners with visual impairments and allows them to create a work of art or design that they will be able to appreciate though touch. They'll examine an engraving, then use plaster to cast a duplicate of the original.
- A great way to provide a creative project that employs tactile expression and stimulation for unsighted or low-vision learners
- Be sure to explain to the children that plaster dries hard and to be careful not to touch their eyes, face, or hair during the process