Are you studying NH or learning about Map Making? In this project, students first worked as a group to design a map of NH on a large canvas adding mountain ranges, lakes, forests, etc. with paints. Then we gather together again to create post cards pretending to write to someone about their visit to one…
LEARNING TO TELL TIME. Students create a book filled with pages of their personal days’ schedule. They “set the clock” to the time they wake up, have lunch or maybe head to day care. After filling in their activities, student draw pictures to go along with their hours of choice. They design a clock front…
Students study rock formations and put their knowledge to the test when they create their own books about how rocks are formed. The students design an illustration for each of Igneous, Sedimentary, and Metamorphic rocks.
So much fun to play with!
In this particular puppet creation students had been reading different gingerbread man stories and got to work adding buttons, ric-rac, pom-poms, etc. to their pre-sewn hand puppets to design their own gingerbread man to… run, run, as fast as they can!
*Puppets come to class all sewn and ready for the students to add to them for their special play pal to re-enact the story themselves.
Students learning about wave forms put their art to work using card stock strips and self-made sea creatures to create troughs and crests for the image that their sea life is diving in and out of. A fun hands-on approach of a natural reaction in our wondrous sea!
A Map Of My Face!
Kindergarteners draw and then paint a self portrait adding labels to their masterpiece such as: eyes, nose, mouth, that teaches an early lesson in map making.
A Map of My Town
Take a guided tour to learn about the history of your town. Then create a map of your town with the information you’ve gathered. This is a great history lesson about how your community was built.