Category Archives: 1st grade

Mandarin Art Festival

Congratulations to the Martin J. Gottlieb Day School in the Mandarin Art Festival! Eli won second place for grades K-2 . Elliana won second place for grades 3-5. Masha got an honorable mention. Madison                                         Eli                                             Aaron     Kyra,                                                          Andrew              … Continue reading

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First Grade: Color Poetry

In language arts, first grade read a book entitled “Hailstones and Halibut Bones” by Mary O’Neill.  It contains works of poetry about the colors of the spectrum. Students chose a color and wrote sensory poems.  They described how the color … Continue reading

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Clay Week

Kindergarten students create a song about the cracks in clay. Kindergartners created pinch pots. First grade created symmetrical butterflies. Second grade create draped bowls and third grader made clay masks. Clay vocabulary: Slip and score, kiln, fire, slab and glaze.

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First Grade Butterfly Unit

First graders learned about butterflies. In art, first graders were introduced to the math concept, symmetry. They created butterflies by putting paint on one side of paper, folding it in half and pressing down. When the paper was open, the … Continue reading

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Kindergartner Explains How a 3D Printer Works

 

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First Grade: Andy Warhol & Pop Art

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First Grade: Art & Geometry

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First Grade: Cityscapes

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Life in the Art Room

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Makerspace

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