The Story of Santa Mouse

Project Title: The Story of Santa Mouse Description: Children will glue pieces to make a christmas mouse. Author: Liza Grade Level or target age group: preschool to early elementry Historical Art Examples or References: Christmas Vocabulary: Materials: Red Construction paper, brown construction paper, white paper, yellow paper, pink paper, fuzzy, …

Create your own Matisse

Project Title: My Matisse Description: Make a paper collage like Matisse Author: Liza Grade Level or Target Age Range: Preschool to early childhood Historical Art or Reference:Henri Matisse Vocabulary: “Primary Colors”, collage Materials: Paper cut out and glue Anticipatory Set: Learning about Henri Matisse Demo/Directions: 1. Cut out many different …

Easy Fancy Paper Ornament

Project Title: The Paper Ornament Description: The children got to color their own ornament Author: Liza Grade Level: Preschool or early-childhood Historical Art Examples or References: Christmas Vocabulary: Ornament Materials: colorful paper, glue, scissors, template, string, hole-puncher Anticipatory Set: What holiday is coming up? Demo/Directions: 1. Cut out pieces and …

Stamp Rose

Project Title: Stamp Rose Description: Children use ink and celery pieces to stamp a rose Author: Liza Grade Level or Target age range: Preschool and Early Childhood Historical Art Examples or References: N/A Vocabulary: Stamp, print-making, stem, leaves Materials: Roller,plastic to roll on, celery, ink (green,red) Anticipatory Set: What is …

Colorful Turkeys

Project Title: Foam Turkeys Description: Children built a turkey out of cut out foam pieces. Author: Liza Grade Level or Targeted Age Range: Preschool to Early Childhood Historical Art Examples or References: N/A Vocabulary: Waddle, feathers, beak Materials: foam, scissors, glue, paper Anticipatory Set: Discussion on Turkeys and how they …

The Chameleon that found out he wanted to be himself!

<img srce children draw self portraits and what they like. Then write what like as per their drawing. Author: Liza Grade Level or Target Age Range: Preschool to early elementary Historical Art Examples and References: “The Mixed-Up Chameleon”  By Eric Carle Vocabulary: circle, “u” Materials: glue, scissors, construction paper, lined …