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MINNIE PAWS…..ONE SMART CAT

Minnie Paws is one smart cat because she lives in the library.  This summer the elementary school did a huge remodel, even moving the library.  I helped with decorating the library and it’s been a ball.  In another post, I’ll … Continue reading

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HAPPY EASTER BUTTERFLY CARD

This is an easy Easter card for the kids, in any grade, to make.  Because everyone can use the colors they want on the card, you’re sure to get many unique cards.  I used colored pencils to color this card, … Continue reading

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I AIN’T NO TURKEY

I so wanted to use that title for the project but didn’t think it would look too good in school.  So now I can’t resist.  This is a 5th Grade project that had hilarious results.  I don’t have a picture … Continue reading

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SCARECROWS

We did a draw-along lesson while drawing the scarecrows, then each student finished their fall picture with pumpkins, crows or whatever they chose.  We used watercolor pencils in this project.  The complete list of supplies and the directions for making … Continue reading

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WIRE COAT HANGER SCARECROW

This is a wire coat hanger project just in time for Halloween.  The patterns are for a two sided project, but if you want, you can use the patterns for (Side I) only.  We did this last year with the 5th … Continue reading

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TOTEM POLES

Some interesting facts about totem poles: Indian tribes of the Pacific Northeast Coast—Washington state in the USA, British Columbia in Canada, and some tribes in Alaska shared in an ancient tradition of totem poles.   Totem poles may depict legends, historic … Continue reading

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LADY-BUG BUDS

This project is so much fun.  We’re making lady-bug buds on a bush.  That’s kind of a tongue twister, but you get the idea.  Although I used a variety of colors for the lady bugs in my sample, I think … Continue reading

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SUNSHINE OR NOT

The expression on your face lets the world know what kind of mood you’re in.  We call this project “Moods.”  It just fascinates me to see how enthused the kids are with this art venture.  They are so expressive and so … Continue reading

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