Archive for the ‘Art’ Category

To see my shadow, or not see my shadow!

Happy Groundhogs Day! This is a cute craft that you can make with your students! Take a small picture of a groundhog and copy it for each student. Grab some popsicle sticks too! One per child.   Take some styrofoam cups and staple a green piece of paper to the cup. Leave almost an inch…

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Meet Skeleton!

Meet Skeletoni!! A cool science/art Halloween activity to do is to talk about body parts while creating your own skeleton out of PASTA!! Credit to Tiffany Mahaney for the awesome idea!  

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Eric Carle Art Project

This was one of my students favorite art/writing activity all year! We spent time reading a whole bunch of Eric Carle’s books. For a complete list of his books, click here. Then I told them that we would be making our own Eric Carle style animal to write a story about. Materials: Small pieces of carpet,…

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Symmetry Fun

This is an activity to complete with your students on symmetry, I’m big on quick, easy and effective. Simply give each student a piece of yellow paper and have them fold it “hotdog style” (long ways). Then have them write their names on the paper and draw a line down the middle. Go around and place a…

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