Monthly Archives: February 2012


This Lenten project is a little box that we can use to open discussion and explain some of the symbols from the Passion story.  The box can be used during Lent to put money for an offering at mass on … Continue reading

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Artist, Marlene Healey, uses elegant colors, textures and basic shapes to create her paintings.  She creates depth with overlapping lines and texture.  We attempt to recreate her style with circles, lines and colored pencils.  We call this project, “Near and Far Circles.”  … Continue reading

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We talked about how many people help us daily, and how we help or can help others.  We did this project with the fifth graders.  It is appropriate for any age or grade.  It’s not a difficult project, but does … Continue reading

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