STEAM circle art project - Print the premade templates or learn how to create your own design from any picture. A fun project based learning activity that is great for Pi Day and beyond. | Meredith Anderson
pinwheels for peace project with introduction to 5 abstract artists/art forms and 5 techniques great start of year project- watercolor washes, opaque watercolor technique (staying inside lines), pointillism, op art, pollock, modrian, monet (I think)
The kids were given hexagon (to resemble a beehive comb) cardstock shapes and they traced this shap all throughout their pictures and then they pained each hextagon shape in a different watercolor paint. Then inked and printed a pre-assembled cardboard bee on top.
Literature 1: "Bear Hunt Sensory Bags" Bags are filled with different materials to represent the wavy grass, water, snow, etc. This activity allows children to connect with the story because they can see and feel the materials. It extends the book's atmosphere.
School Time Snippets: Going on a Bear Hunt Sensory Bags