this was grade 1. We painted the background first. Then painted a paper plate for the center to make it POP. We looked at all sorts of real sunflowers fro inspiration of how the petals overlapped...but then went our own funky way creating a flower of our dreams! They were amazing in person.
paper plate or cardboard birds The Parrot Tico Tango, or any of our garden/spring books... love these!
Paper plate lions When (If!!) I ever let Mae use the scissors, this would be a good beginning practice craft.