Here is an adorable image a child created by first using a light box and now adding design using watercolor pencils.
Here origami paper was cut, along with tissue paper. The children can cut these little 2 inch by 2 inch squares into whatever shape they want or they just tear and place onto their artwork. Again, beauty lies in the presentation-- warm with warm, cool with cool. Any color that uses blue in its making… Continue reading More Yummy Materials for Collage
More sorted collage materials! Notice how they are sorted! So yummy to the eyes! Don't you just want to begin!
So fun to create patterns, texture, and a miniature world using these great materials you can find at the local grocery story!
The watercolor pencils are a great tool too add detail and design for young painters. Notice how the warm colors are together, cool colors are together.
The kapok tree, the kapok tree, everybody lives in the kapok tree!Great big boas like to wrap around the branches, sloths like to hang and do nothing but munchin', and quite a bit of sleepin'! Toucans sit in the canopy,while parrots squack and like to repeat: The kapok tree, the kapok tree, everybody lives in… Continue reading A Song for the Kapok Tree
The children enjoy this felt work as we learn about the boa constrictor, spider monkey and the toucan that live in the Kapok tree! I couldn't resist adding the cute little turtle that lives there too! The sloth shall be joining soon!
My preschoolers loved making these baby pythons and toucans as we learned about the rainforest!
My preschoolers loved this tearing and pasting project! They made it for Father's Day! They then told me what they loved to do with their dad. I precut all the images, and helped with the tearing as well. They really enjoyed putting it all together!
Ask for two cups along with the crayons when being seated at your table with your toddler! This my nephew enjoyed for quite a bit of time as we were waiting for our breakfast! He poured his crayons from one cup to the other and back and forth he went, happily concentrating!!