Monthly Archives: January 2012

ART LIKE LAUREL BURCH

We viewed the gallery pictures of Laurel Burch from her website.  I have included her site address in the project specifics.  I have a number of the 5th grader’s works, inspired by Laurel,  included in the lesson.  You have to … Continue reading

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FROG CARD AND TREAT HOLDER

This little frog is all ready to deliver a message and a candy bar.  There is a space between the front and the back of the frog where a candy bar can be placed.  The front insert on the frog … Continue reading

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OWL CARD

Check out this cute little owl card.  It’s very easy to make so you’ll probably want to make a few of these at a time.  The samples I’ve made are for Valentine’s Day, but the cards could easily send a … Continue reading

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PAPER WEAVING

This is a very nice project, one I would suggest for the upper elementary grades.  We are blessed in getting lots of used calendars and are always looking for new ideas to use them in.   We also used wallpaper pages … Continue reading

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PREHISTORIC BIRDS

As many different kids there are in the classroom, thats how many different starbursts you get.  The kids and I decided these looked like what we would imagine prehistoric birds looked like so we added a head—and in some instances … Continue reading

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