Today we drew spheres with charcoal. I love working with it because it is impossible to do perfectly, and it forces kids to deal with smudges and smears.
Yesterday, we talked about the life cycle of a pumpkin then created a pop-up! How adorable is this?
Today we collected leaves and did rubbings to celebrate the fall.
Today built paper bag stars! It’s a super cheap and fun activity.
Today we started our Seurat painting. Famous for the pointillism style, Seurat created only a handful of paintings before he died at a very young 31.
Today we learned about primary and secondary colors using frosting and food coloring!
This afternoon, we made gingerbread Play-doh…it smelled amazing in our classroom! Visit Gingerbread Play-doh Recipe if you would like to make it at home. It was very simple and fun!
We’re sending home our Original Works owls. If you’d like to order prints of this piece on various objects, be sure to fill out the attached form as soon as possible. If not, enjoy the art piece for your fridge.
The students recreated “The Starry Night” after learning about Vinvent van Gogh.