Watercolor Flower Doodles– Easy & Fun!
I hope you are having a good summer. I have spent some time doodling with watercolors, my favorite artsy thing to do. Today I am going to show you how I transform puddles of watercolor to flower …
First Day Goal Setting
Wanted to start the year with a goal setting activity this year and the kids did just awesome. The product turned out cuter than expected, ...
How to Build Classroom Community and Teach Mindfulness
This is a great activity that teaches how to build classroom community and mindfulness in the classroom. It's perfect for a variety of ages.
I am trying to get caught up on sharing all the great stuff my kids have been doing. Tonight I will share some of their curriculum based art creations. Last week we worked on Native American art. The kids made these FANTASTIC faux Buffalo Hide prints. I got paper grocery bags donated by my neighborhood store. First, I read aloud (ssshhh! Melissa, don't tell!) Amazon.com Widgets Then I showed them a Power Point that I made with examples of actual buffalo hide paintings that I got off the web…
Wrinkled Hearts: Bully Prevention Lesson
"It's hard to fix a wrinkled heart." Even just this display will give students (and adults, parents, coaches, teachers) plenty to think about. For the entire lesson plan from Squarehead Teachers, read the full post below.
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3 Ways to Prepare an Art Journal Page + Journal Prompts for Prepare
We are three weeks into a six week Art Journal with Kids series and for this week I chose the word prepare, because I wanted to show my kids that we can begin a journal page and then come back to it later. We took a little time to prepare some pages which will be fun to continue creating on later.
31 Halloween Themed Art Journal Prompts | Artjournalist
These 31 Halloween Art Journal Prompts are sure to inspire your creativity with all sorts of fun page ideas in your journals and planners this October.