Foil Sea Turtle and Fish Collage

This tin foil sea turtle and fish collage was a huge hit with my third grade class. The kids loved... View Article


3

90

Min

Over & Under Winter Habitat Art Project

Over and Under the Snow is a book that uncovers the “secret kingdom under the snow.” Children are offered a glimpse of where... View Article


3

65

Min

Matisse-Inspired Christmas Tree

I wasn’t planning for this project to take one class period, but that’s how it turned out. Sometimes it’s tricky gauging... View Article


1

45

Min

Jacques Cousteau and Jane Goodall Art Projects

Sometimes books take me away to that creative place where I just want to break out the tissue paper and... View Article


Watercolor & Paper Bouquets

Here is a simple art lesson that combines a watercolor and oil pastel resist with creating shapes with paper and... View Article


5

2.5

Hrs

Homophone and Homonym Art Activity

Based on the book “Cat Tales” by Michel Hale, children explore the color wheel by creating secondary colors from primary... View Article


Snowman Collage Project

This happy snowman teaches color theory, collage techniques, and perspective in about two, 45-minutes art classes. I did this project... View Article


1

90

Min

Book Review & Here, Near & Far Winter Trees Lesson

Atmospheric perspective is a big word for kinder and first grade students but in this lesson they get to play... View Article


85

Min

Winter Squirrel Art Project

Every year I like to do a birch tree collage project. I’ve done variations of this project but decided I... View Article


2

1.5

Hrs