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Only the brave should try this!
If you are brave enough to read this post, then high five to you. If you are brave enough to go off and TRY this,
How to make sticky paper mitten collages
It is definitely winter time outside which makes it the perfect time to explore all kinds of mitten art. Let’s kick off this amazing freezing
Put a little spin art in your Earth Day plans!
Every day is a great day for process art in the early childhood classroom and Earth Day is no exception. A study of the earth
Rainbow in a frame: Process Art
I want to dive right in and show you these amazing rainbows in a frame. You could also call them rainbow collages or rainbow stained
Everything in this new book is now on my to do list!
If you haven’t heard me say this before, then let me tell you now. I LOVE process art, especially for the early childhood classroom. One
Recycled art in preschool
This recycled art activity was such a fun process! I don’t know about you, but coming across good quality cardboard isn’t cheap. Most of the
Reviewing colors through process art
Late in the school year, this preschool class began a simple process that led to reviewing colors but it actually turned out to be so
What you might not know about process art
I have lots of teachers tell me that they would like to try process art but it makes them nervous, they don’t know how to
Things rarely go as planned in Pre-K
Even with the best planning, things rarely go as planned in Pre-K but this is actually a good thing. One of my favorite books to
Pressed flower art in pre-k
Bring flowers into art experiences in your classroom to create beautiful displays that ignite the senses! Our Pre-K class spent the week exploring, creating, and
Turning loose parts into art
Who would have thought that giving the students a basket full of loose parts would spark an artistic masterpiece. The preschool children have been learning
Making our own chalk paint
Our class made their own chalk paint and they loved it! Here is how we made the chalk paint… There are a handful of ways
Our little caterpillars
Our students love insects and really anything to do with being outside. We tapped into that interest by exploring caterpillars in our classroom! The discussion
Some ideas take a little tweaking like this DIY paint stand
Once I get on a roll with something, I tend to get carried away and my latest obsession is building DIY stands for use around
The best DIY easel ever!
I just had to share this DIY easel with you all because it was so simple to put together and yet it ended up being
Caring for our world
In preschool we are always learning about taking care of our world but in celebration of Earth Day, I enjoy spending extra time talking about our