Tag Archives: Christmas

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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WEATHER FORCAST FOR THE BIRDS

A grey overcast sky, snowflakes and a sun trying desperately to shine are conditions that inspire conversation.  We can imagine that humans aren’t the only ones talking about the weather.  In this art project we try to picture birds wondering … Continue reading

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FROZEN WINTER SCENE

This mirrored silhouette art is a great project for the fifth or sixth graders.  It isn’t real easy so they will have a sense of accomplishment when they finish making their art. The supplies list and pictured directions for this … Continue reading

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SPARKLING BIRDS

I first saw these “Sparkling Bird Ornaments” in the Dec. ’05 issue of the Pack-O-Fun magazine.  I have received  written permission to share the patterns on this website.  I made some of them with construction paper and think they are really cute.  I’ve also made … Continue reading

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PAPER MACHE SANTA

This is a paper mache project that we have done with the 6th grade classes.  To make this santa you’ll need a plastic bottle that has shoulders on it (Dawn bottles used to be like this, but now we just … Continue reading

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NATIVITY

This project takes some time to finish, so you want to figure about three hours to complete it.  There are patterns for the stable and the figures.  Supplies needed include two 22″x 28″ brown poster boards for the stable, white card stock  for … Continue reading

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