Art Day

Art all day?  Sure!  Prior to the scheduled day, projects are agreed upon and TONS of supplies are brought to your school to make an exciting day filled with art.  Different projects are set up in each classroom  for groups to rotate in and out of or a large room could have stations for the…

Seed Dispersal Mural

Science -Students will collect, sort, and classify a variety of seeds and explore various seed dispersal adaptations. -“Develop a simple model that mimics the function of an animal in dispersing seeds or pollinating plants.” -“Plants depend on animals for pollination or to move their seeds around.” Description: This mixed-media mural requires each student to create their…

Found Object Faces

|| Subject: History and Humanities || Description: Students create a face out of a collection of found objects (provided by the program). Faces usually are not meant to resemble a real person. This is an excellent Art Day project. This project helps kids to think about the elements of a face – what makes a…

Peeps (Clothespin Puppets)

|| Subject: History and Humanities || Description: Students create clothespin dolls of historical figures, characters, or mystical beings. Abenaki Peeps: Colonial Peeps: Fairy Peeps: Elf Peeps (an excellent project near the holidays): Self-Portrait Peeps (These were glued onto a Mandala – a great start-of-the-year classroom project!) || Prerequisites: Students should be studying the character(s) that…