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    "I Am" poem - beautiful way to combine poetry with an art project!

    Great fun...would be fun to do with a name and characteristics with kids at the beginning of the year

    I Am Poems and paintings

    Me, With My Head in the Clouds: A Few Things

    This is definitely happening as our first project for level 2 art! Hits so many great concepts in one without being overwhelming. Could combine with drawing in place of photo of student by teaching proportions of face and b&w reversal.

    Thumbprint Self-Portrait. The kids make this based on their actual thumbprint and write a narrative about themselves... how old you are, things you like and don't like, your hopes and dreams for the future.... LOVE this!

    One of the best web sites for elementary art project ideas by grade level and with photos of student work on the bulletin boards.

    Do an art project with colors and lines, then cut it up and glue back on paper in a new arrangement.

    I can tell in the first 5 minutes of any class, how well that lesson is going to be received. Here are 5 simple way to make sure that those first few minutes engage students.

    This WPA Federal Art Project poster was created in Chicago in 1940: 'Art classes for children.'

    Brighten up your room with this "I am" Art Project

    art projects to do with kids. Great ideas.

    Art lesson plans!

    Kid's Art Project - Free-Fall Foreshortening space and shape

    I love this activity! My former students have created some beautiful poetry with this style.

    I am Poem

    each student paints a popsicle stick and they are arranged to make a bigger piece of art. Great school unity project!

    art project idea. Could do at the beginning of the year to have kids fill their profile with things that they like and that help define them...

    Good writing avoids bland adjectives like good. This poster helps young writers find more specific and vivid alternatives. An excellent tool for building vocabu

    Classroom Art Projects for Kids: Paper Sculptures