Reggio: Examining Self Portraits
Malaguzzi and Musatti (1996), Pelo (2007) believe that self-portraiture is deeply connected to children’s identity perceptions ... stories children tell in their portraits. A self-portrait is an intimate, bold declaration of identity. In her self-portrait, a child offers herself as both subject and artist. When we look at her self-portrait, we see a child as…
Kaseberg Art Residency: Exploring Color and Line
Kindergarten/First Grade When I begin teaching at a new school I like to start with the Elements of Art to get a foundation established bef...
Collagraph Printmaking with Kids Using Wooden Blocks - Kids Art Classes, Camps, Parties and Events - Small Hands Big Art
This collagraph printmaking project had all the makings of a the perfect art experience! Big heavy blocks, movement, color theory, texture, & pattern! Not to mention the end result was totally frame-worthy! In fact, one student’s grandpa came flying in a few days later with one of these finished masterpieces. He was hoping we were […]
Découpage et lignes en MS avec Alberto Cont chez Monique - école petite section
Travail sur les lignes et le découpage d'après l'oeuvre d'Alberto Cont: Les enfants sont par 2. J'ai préparé plein de feuilles reprographiées de toutes les couleurs sur lesquelles j'ai tracé des lignes. Les enfants découpent sur les lignes et collent...
Take out your colorful papers to cut out shapes, rectangles, squares - Paper Ideas
Take out your colorful papers to cut out shapes, rectangles, squares, ... - #colorful #cut #papers #
Claude Monet's Garden 1st grade
My first graders are studying Claude Monet right now! First we watched a cute video (below) to learn about the artist Then we drew the gar...
Start Building! Fun Magnetic STEM Activity
How to make your own magnetic building set for kids using cardboard. These sculptural magnetic shapes are easy to make, fun to play with, and cheap!
Watercolor for Kids- 9 Watercolor Techniques for Any Age - The Kitchen Table Classroom
These nine new watercolor techniques for kids will bring new life to painting in watercolor for kids. Learn to paint watercolors in a whole new way!