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 MatisseDescription: Make a paper collage like MatisseAuthor: LizaGrade Level or Target Age Range: Preschool to early childhoodHistorical Art or Reference:Henri MatisseVocabulary: “Primary Colors”, collageMaterials: Paper cut out and glueAnticipatory Set: Learning about Henri MatisseDemo/Directions:1. Cut out many different shapes similar to Matisse using the colors and shapes …

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 put …

Stamp Rose

Project Title: Stamp RoseDescription: Children use ink and celery pieces to stamp a roseAuthor: LizaGrade Level or Target age range: Preschool and Early ChildhoodHistorical Art Examples or References: N/AVocabulary: Stamp, print-making, stem, leavesMaterials: Roller,plastic to roll on, celery, ink (green,red)Anticipatory Set: What is this? Celery. We are going to make …

Print Making with Recycables

Description: Children are making plates out of recycled material to later make prints. Author: Liza Grade Level: Preschool to High School Historical Art Examples or References: N/A Vocabulary: Plates, Prints, recycle Materials: fabric, cardboard (textured and plain), thick cardboard, liquid glue, scissors Anticipatory Set: What are we going to make? …

The Chameleon that found out he wanted to be himself!

 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 paper Anticipatory …