Monthly Archives: September 2011

JUST STACK ‘EM

It’s time to decorate for Halloween, but what to do with all those pumpkins!  This is our plan for this year—we’ll stack them—a “Pumpkin Totem Pole.”  Just a few pieces of construction paper, colored chalk, hairspray and crayons are all … Continue reading

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MAKE YOUR OWN TREAT BAGS

Are you looking for a fun and easy Halloween idea for making treat bags to give to the little ghosts and goblins that visit you Halloween night?  Visit my Halloween lens on HubPages for how to decorate the brown paper … Continue reading

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SANDRA WILLARD LANDSCAPES

Sandra Willard style art was the theme of this second grade art class.  Before we began the class, we watched a PowerPoint presentation showing some of Sandra’s art.  Her simple, bright colored pictures showing peaceful, serene landscapes seem to beg … Continue reading

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UP, UP AND AWAY

“Hot Air Balloons” is a project that describes what is seen from high above the ground.  We viewed a Power Point presentation of hot air balloons and discussed how distance is shown in a painting.  We also noticed how colorful … Continue reading

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