Category Archives: Kindergarten
Its clay week! Kindergarteners are learning how to make a pinch pot by making their hands quack like a duck! First graders taught me about butterflies and made beautiful butterfly sculptures! Second graders are creating a plate for apples … Continue reading
Kindergartners learned what a landscape is and the terms foreground, middle ground and background. They use a liquid tempera paint and markers to create a masterpiece!
Kindergarten students learned about primary and secondary colors while making the cutest birds ever! Some birds had long feet while other birds had short feet, they are adorable! They mixed the primary colors; Red, Yellow and Blue to make … Continue reading
Preschoolers and kindergarteners learned about primary colors. The artists played color mixing games on the Smart Board and mixed yellow, blue and red clay. They were so excited to see the results when the primary colors were mixed! Red + Blue= Purple Yellow + Red= Orange Blue + Yellow= Green … Continue reading
Kindergarten students learned about author and illustrator, Eric Carle. Eric Carle illustrated Mr. Seahorse, Brown Bear, Brown Bear and wrote and illustrated The Very Hungry Caterpillar and The Mixed up Chameleon. They created a collage using paper, sequins, paint, oil pastels … Continue reading
Lots of lions with lots of lines! Artists learned about lines, there are wavy lines, straight lines, zig-zag lines, scribble lines and more! The lion’s mane will have all of these lines in a variety of mediums.
Its International Dot Week!! Schools across the world are celebrating the book, The Dot, by Peter Reynolds. Mrs. Hallett, our library/media specialist, organized a wonderful week full of dots! Pre-schoolers listened to Mrs. Hallet read the book, The Dot, and … Continue reading
Kindergarten self-portraits are incredible!!!!!!! We learned about facial expressions and emotions. They used the Smart Board to create a face! Kindergartners practiced making a portrait, they made sure to include eyes, nose, mouth, hair, neck and shirt! They redid … Continue reading
It is going to be a great year in art!!! We are starting the year off with self-portraits! Kindergarten explored emotions using the Smart Board! They are working on sketches of their face. First graders studied artist, Frida Khalo and … Continue reading
Matryoshka Dolls! When I was a little girl I would go to my great-grandmother’s apartment every Shabbat. I would play with the nesting doll, Matryoshka, that she brought over from Russia. Kindergarten, first and second graders looked at the same … Continue reading