Category Archives: 4th Grade

STAR POEM

Happy star faces surround the framed poem about a star announcing the Baby on Christmas day.  It’s always fun to do a project with smiling faces—it puts you in a happy mood.  The kids will understand that Jesus is the … Continue reading

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CEREAL BOX NATIVITY

This cereal box Nativity is a great classroom project that doesn’t take an extraordinary amount of preparation.  This project is made by cutting a cereal box and painting the inside of it.  The Nativity figures are free images that can … Continue reading

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JESUS CHRISTMAS ORNAMENT

Making Christmas ornaments for the family Christmas tree is an activity that, for many families, has become a tradition.  This little Baby Jesus ornament is easy to make using cardstock and a glitter chenille strip.  The faces on the ornaments … Continue reading

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PRAYING HANDS

This is a nice Thanksgiving mobile.  I have used the words, Faith, Family, Friends and Freedom on the hands, but there are many other words to express special thoughts.  What better way of showing thanks than with praying hands.  This … Continue reading

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COUNTRY HARVEST

It’s fall and we are producing a harvest landscape.   This landscape is to  include certain fall items,  but it was up to each student to decide where to put the items.  This is a project where we stress perspective and, more importantly, “following directions.”   These 4th … Continue reading

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ANGEL CHOIR

You can make lots of these cute little singing angels.  The patterns  are all included.  You need cardstock, glue dots and glitter glue.  These can be used as a tree decoration, in a center piece or as name tags on … Continue reading

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DISC TURKEY

You were probably really thankful for that CD when it was new and useful, but now you just want to use it for something else instead of tossing it.  Here’s your chance to show your thanks again; once for finding … Continue reading

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PUMPKINS IN CHALK AND PAINT

We used colored chalk dipped in white poster paint to achieve the look in the “Pumpkin Patch.”  This is another of those projects that look so nice made up—the picture doesn’t do it justice. For instructions on how to make … Continue reading

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