We made more lions in preschool

This class has also been exploring the letter L and they made lions too! The teacher started out by showing the children how to draw a lion face... Then the children began drawing their own lion faces on orange construction paper circles... I am a huge advocate for modeling drawing and writing skills for children then letting them try to draw on their own. Here were a few of the lion faces they came up [...]

By | December 23rd, 2010|Categories: Around the Classroom|Tags: , , |2 Comments

L is for lion in preschool

The children are exploring the letter L this week and today, this class made lions! The children started out with a construction paper circle then added a construction paper mouth, nose, and two googly eyeballs... Once they had their facial features added, the children brushed the edge of the paper circle with a thick layer of glue... Next, the children added colorful pasta to the glue to create a colorful lion's mane:) The colorful pasta [...]

By | December 22nd, 2010|Categories: Around the Classroom|Tags: , , |5 Comments