Real Spider Web Embellishment
Have you ever used an actual, real, natural spider web, made by a big hairy scary spider, in your paper crafting? I certainly had fun creating these layouts after the web harvesting experience I had in my yard some time ago. It's a fun project to do with young child if you happen to have one around. My daughter was amazed at the great results and appreciates the beauty of nature all the more. The idea came to me last fall in my yard when I noticed a lot of large flat spider webs suspended…
We tried this idea, originally from "let the children play" the preschoolers loved it, we also added ribbon and string and showed the children how to "knot" . Let the children make their own collage materiel so that they are doing more for themselves. "The more you do for them, the less they learn!"
19 DIY outdoor play spaces kids will LOVE!
Open wide, come outside, it's playtime! Whether you have a cute courtyard or a rolling lawn, your kiddo will love having their own backyard play space...
Provocations on the Playground - The Willow School
The Outdoor Classroom Provocations & Beautiful Materials Take a moment and picture this … Jake and Ian rush down the sidewalk racing yellow trucks. Elise relaxingly swings in the shady hammock. Emyrsen and Cassie talk beneath a tree, begin to laugh, and run off. Sloane uses all her might to roll a tire up the […]
How to Set-Up A Simple Outdoor Math Center
Get the step-by-step guide of how to set up simple outdoor math centers! So easy and FREE! @fairydustteaching.com
The Drawing Tree
Set up an invitation to draw with a basket of drawing prompts, some paper, coloring markers, and a big old tree! A wonderful community project.
Gyűjtsünk kavicsot és készítsünk belőle játékot. – Ennél jobb mókát elképzelni sem lehet. Hogy mihez kezdjünk pár kaviccsal?! Csak a képzelet szab határt!
Fantastic Five Senses Unit
So we are back to another fun filled school term. After the nice 3 week long break, we dove headfirst into another exciting science unit. ...
Flower Petal Sun Catchers
Everyday at Art and Soul we journey through the wonderful world of art and art making. Sometimes it is just a sensory exploration of paint on paper at an easel, on a rock, in the snow, or on our hands. Other times we find ourselves involved in printmaking, collaging, candle making or simply cutting paper for the fun and skill of using scissors and seeing how they deconstruct and manipulate paper. I would like this blog to offer parents at home some projects that they can try out with their…