Crafts for the Fifth Grader (and maybe some other grades)

I teach an after school art club at school for grades 4 and 5 and also teach grade 5 every day at a very at risk school. These craft and art ideas are aimed at Grade Five and lower.
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Sunset SILHOUETTES. Easy step by step tutorial. My kids will love this.

Sunset SILHOUETTES | krokotak

Lesson on perspective/marine life

My Messy Art Room

duidelijke uitleg over hoe je perspectief leert tekenen.

smART Class: Drawing Steps for One Point Perspective

Perspective. "Road to Regions" Following Regions of the United States unit, students can choose what region they want to incorporate in their artwork.

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Beginner Acrylic Painting Class | Winter Birch Trees | #lovewinterart

Beginner Acrylic Painting Class | Winter Birch Trees | #lovewinterart

Teach and Shoot: ocean animals, color value project. This but with way more personalization and freedom.

Teach and Shoot: Fresh From the Art Room | Classroom Update

Zilker Elementary Art Class: 4th Grade Aboriginal Dot Paintings (Did the same concept at den meeting, but used AZ Native American animal designs as inspiration. It turned out great!)

Zilker Elementary Art Class: 4th Grade Aboriginal Dot Paintings

I love these "Catching Snowflakes" winter art projects done by some Grade 3 students.

Catching Snowflakes - grade 3

First Grade Blue Skies: Reindeer Day in the Classroom! Parent Gifts, too!

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Winter Crafts for Kids - Puffy Snow Paint Recipe. Love the raised texture and sparkly white snow this recipe makes. Great for preschool and Kindergarten!

Puffy Snow Paint

DIY Poppy Template from All Things G&D |

DIY Felt Poppies {Memorial Day Poppies} - All Things G&D

pop-i-cok: just because…bear collage using newspaper and hot pink paper.

pop-i-cok: just because...

Here is a spooky Halloween craft for kids of all ages. Younger kids might need some help, but will still enjoy this Spooky Spider Webs with Colored Chalk and School Glue Halloween craft!

Kids Home Made Arts and Crafts by Pink and Geen Mama

Metallic trees Klimpt Winter

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LOVE this craft! Fall color leaf sun-catchers that will brighten up your home while also being a fun craft for the kids.

Kid Fall Craft: Beautiful Leaf Suncatchers | eHow

Overlapping Expressive Pumpkins elementary art education lesson project Halloween autumn fall collage painting

Overlapping Expressive Pumpkins

Moonlit Pumpkins 3rd graders finished up working with value on their moonlit skies and pumpkins this week. Tints and shades, creating the illusion of depth by overlapping and placing smaller objects nearer to the horizon line. Medium: oil pastels and baby oil

Fine Lines: Pumpkin Results

LOVE! Self portrait hand prints - dewestudio lesson Have the students write about their year. What did they think __grade was going to be like, what was it really like? How have they grown? What new things about themselves did they learn? Fill the hands with patterns and the background with their writing.

Mrs. Laffin's Laughings: A Peek at My Week {6-08-14}

Blown ink trees and q tip paint leaves - Great fall project/ 2nd grade

that artist woman: Fall Trees Version 2

poppies - i think this idea originally came from Deep Space Sparkle, 2nd grade

Emil Nolde Poppies Inspired Art Lesson for Kids

Could trace [real] leaves onto black construction paper, then do a glue resist and finally fill in with oil pastels in fall colors...

Art Projects for Kids: Oil Pastel and Ink Leaves

10 Halloween Art Lessons for kids

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second and third grade trees

Birch Trees Art Lesson

Foil Printed Fall Tree Art- a great preschool art project!

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Start with a blue sheet of paper. Cut out a grass shape from a green paper. Cut out a tree trunk and branches shape from black or brown paper. Cut out various sizes of circles from fall colored papers then layer them.

Art Projects for Kids: Kandinsky Fall Tree Tutorial