To introduce this our new shape unit we read the new book "Hearts are for Loving" and played this fun and colorful game in preschool.
Simple and colorful rainbow art for preschool!
I have a tendency to over-think or worry about what I plan for the children to do! Last week I decided that we should try adding rainbow bottles to our activity boxes... To make the colorful rainbow bottles, we simply filled the bottles about 3/4 of the way with water, added about 1/2 cup of cooking oil, and then added a few drops of food color. Then we used hot glue to permanently attach the [...]
The children in this classroom have a very colorful view of their world! This classroom has the luxury of four large windows down low at child's eye view. I happened by the classroom the other day and noticed that the teacher placed see-through colored cellophane on the windows for the children to look through. There is an orange view... There is a yellow view... There is a purple view... And a red view... I had to see [...]
Sorry about the long title! I just couldn't let this go without saying something. I always have something to say.... This is such a terrific example of how an art project can be so simple but so much fun. Sometimes, I think we over think the process of art and worry to much about the end results. I happened to drop by this classroom and the children were sponge painting colors on their sheet of [...]
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