Saturday, November 16, 2013

Pete the Cat

1st graders were read, and sang along to Pete the Cat and His Four Groovy Buttons.  Then students created Pete by cutting shapes and using glue with control.

Pete the Cat and His Four Groovy Buttons

Friday, November 15, 2013

Dotted Fall Trees

1st grade students demonstrated a balance concept by drawing a tree in the middle of their paper.  Then using cotton swabs, they added dots using green, red, orange, and yellow paint to represent fall leaves. 





Tuesday, November 12, 2013

Leaf Rubbings

To show a simple printmaking technique, kindergarteners used crayons to create multicolored leaf rubbings.
   



Textured Trees

5th grade created textured trees by gluing crumbled and twisted paper towels onto painted full moon backgrounds.