Kindergartners created their soft textured baby owls after we read Owl Babies. Students used their prior knowledge of cutting "rounded shapes" for the eyes and learned how to fold and cut the beak.
Sunday, February 12, 2012
Second Grade students created a setting full of foliage after looking at work by Rousseau and reading Keith Baker's book Who's the Beast. Students learned about the parts of insect bodies and created their insect with symmetrical wings.
Tuesday, January 17, 2012
Monday, January 16, 2012
Fourth Grade students created their Sun and Moon after we read an African folktale. Students used Warm and Cool colors and their knowledge about applying chalk pastels.
Using their prior knowledge, some students chose to create their Sun and Moon in a "Picasso like" manner.