Tag Archives: 2nd Grade

WHAT IF…..?

Just when you think you’ve seen it all…….,well, what if….?  The Second through the Sixth grades played this game by drawing a picture of what they imagined it would be like if certain strange things happened.  Everyone chose a “What if…?” from … Continue reading

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BLOOMING LIKE GEORGIA O’KEEFE

Spring has sprung.  Or rather, we are getting very antsy for Spring to get here, so we’re making flowers to hurry things along. Georgia O’Keefe is known for her close up paintings of flowers.  Close up, we notice that a … Continue reading

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WE’LL TRIM THE TREE

After the students do this project, it can be used as a Christmas card or as a wall hanging.  So many art classes are limited to an hour or less, so patterns and directions are welcomed by the busy classroom … Continue reading

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LITTLE HOOTIE OWL

I realize that most schools are closed for the summer, but I’m hoping to get a few new art projects onto this blog as the summer goes on.  I’d like to share with you a cute little owl that is … Continue reading

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AND THE ANGELS SING

Next to Christmas, a day most little kids love the best is a birthday.  A gentle reminder for them to remember why we celebrate Christmas is this project that combines Christmas and a very special birthday.   The Jesus and angel … Continue reading

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CHARLIE BROWN’S TREE

Charlie Brown’s Christmas tree always reminds me that beauty is in the eye of the beholder.  When one person may say Charlie’s tree is pathetic, lots of others, especially children, would say it is beautiful.   See how the little … Continue reading

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LEAVES AND SPOOKS

I have included a pattern of a bare tree for this project, “Falling Leaves and Spooks.”  We start out with a black construction paper background and glue on the bare tree.  Then the fun begins with tearing little pieces of … Continue reading

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SPIDER WEB HOME

There are similar project as this, using watercolors instead of the colored chalk to bring out the spider web.  Either method will work, it’s mostly a matter of the drying time needed with the watercolors.   We’re using colored chalk for this, although … Continue reading

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