Today at Penn Treaty, the students made kites out of paper, string, and sticks. After folding the paper around the sticks, they attached a string with paper bow to the end. They all turned out amazing, and the students had a lot of fun doing a more hands on craft. At the end the kites were hung up on the board to display their handywork.
Title: Sock Puppets! Grade Level: Preschool Description: Drawing Materials: Markers, socks, google eyes Demo Directions: Kids decorate sock any way, teachers glue on the eyes. Instructor Reflection: Today at … Continue reading Fishtown Sock Puppets Come to Life!
Project Title: Rattle Making Description: cardboard and paper rattles with beads inside Grade Level: Preschool Vocabulary: Rattles Materials: Paper, cardboard, beads, markers Demo Directions: Ask the kids if they know … Continue reading Cione Rattle Making!
Project Title: Spring Bunnies Description: Drawing Grade Level: Preschool Materials: Paper, pom poms, markers Demo Directions: Cut out paper in the shapes of bunnies and hot glue the pom poms … Continue reading March 19 Fishtown
Project Title: Alphabet Objects! Description: We gather as a group and go through parts of the alphabet while naming objects for each letter we do, then we draw whatever object … Continue reading March 14; Fishtown Alphabet!
M Project Title: Meditation Description: Students learn what meditation is, calm themselves down and relax. Author: Olly Liu Grade level or Target Age Range: Pre Schoolers Historical Art Examples or References: … Continue reading Lesson plan – Meditation
Today at Southwark, we redid the color wheel project from a couple weeks ago with the older class. We reviewed the basic color wheel again, and then we explained the … Continue reading Light vs Dark & Mardi Gras Celebration!
Project Title: Warm vs. Cool Colors Description: Students learn the difference between warm and cool colors (next step after learning the color wheel) Author: Ginny Froonjian Grade level or Target … Continue reading Warm vs. Cool Lesson Plan
Project Title: Mandalas Description: Students learn what a mandala is, what they symbolize, and how to make one Author: Ginny Froonjian Grade level or Target Age Range: Middle School Historical … Continue reading Mandala Lesson Plan
We pulled out all of the stop at Fishtown Recreation Center to create Mardi Gras masks. The students transformed a simple white mast into an artist endeavor complete with glitter, … Continue reading Masked for Mardi Gras