In today's post, I am sharing an opportunity to explore shapes and color through a very simple and engaging artsy experience.
Exploring the drawing process by drawing in a frame in preschool!
Exploring the process of blending colors with our simple version of rainbow swirl paint!
For our art experience, the children spent time with the amazing process of spinning up circles in our preschool classroom.
We turned colorful paper scraps into beautiful rainbow collages.
Working together to make squares in our preschool classroom!
A simple, yet engaging color mixing activity for preschoolers...
We are introducing two unique and inexpensive art materials to our class. Perhaps you even have them around your house!
I don't know about you, but I am always looking for a new or unique tool for painting for making the process fun and interesting for children. These compasses that we used for painting circles really fit the bill... I've shared with you how we have been exploring circles and other shapes lately. Deborah picked up these awesome compasses at the Dollar Tree, obviously intending to use them for making circles. She wanted to borrow [...]
Last week I shared our shape hunt activity as an introduction to our unit on shapes. First up on our list of shapes to explore was the circle. We explored this new shape by drawing circles in our salt trays... We use salt trays in our classroom quite frequently as a fine motor tool and to encourage pre-writing skills. We use a basic plastic tray that can be picked up at most any school supply [...]