Tag Archives: 6th 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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CUT PAPER OWL CRAFT

This was such a fun project that I was anxious to share it with you.  When I was on vacation this fall, I found this owl decoration in one of the stores and thought it would make a nice art … Continue reading

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ABORIGINAL DOT ART JARS

Australian Aboriginal dot art styles range from exceedingly neat work to overlapping, unstructured works. The sizes of dots range from tiny dots randomly applied in an area to give a stippled effect to dots placed so close together that they … Continue reading

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PARTY LINE GOSSIP

Have you ever noticed a flock of birds sitting on a telephone wire and wondered what their conversation was about? I imagine from that height they get a pretty good view of what’s going on in the neighborhood.  Actually, when … Continue reading

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LENTEN SILHOUETTES

The watercolor stained coffee filters make a beautiful background for these Lenten themed silhouettes.    There are three suggestions for making these silhouettes, taking into consideration the age of the students.  You can add sayings to the frames, or let them … Continue reading

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LENTEN MILAGROS CROSS

Milagros is a Spanish word for “miracle” or “surprise,” and for many years the little charms have been used in prayer petitions and thanksgiving.  For example:  If your request is to heal a broken relationship, or for someone who has … Continue reading

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ABSTRACT STAINED GLASS

In our quest to imitate the abstract art of Van Gogh, we print sections of a drawing.  Each section will be treated as an individual piece of stained glass.  The student, after receiving a section showing random black marks on … Continue reading

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GIFTS FOR JESUS

Three kings, traveling by night and following a bright star, arrived in Bethlehem.  When they found Jesus, cuddled in Mary’s arms, they fell to their knees and worshiped him.  They brought expensive gifts of gold, frankincense and myrrh. This project … Continue reading

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