We made a shapely Santa in preschool

While having fun with holiday arts and crafts, we also used the opportunity to review our shapes... We reviewed triangles and circles by making a Santa puppet from construction paper... The children simply added a triangular shaped hat, some eyeballs... Some of the children really like those eyeballs... And of course, we added cotton balls to finish off our triangle Santa! In another class, the children added a circle for Santa's nose... And more cotton [...]

By | December 20th, 2010|Categories: Christmas, Holiday Ideas|Tags: , , , |4 Comments

We made Santa in preschool!

We made all kinds of Santas this past month. I wasn't able to catch all the action but I did catch some... These little ones colored a paper bag with red markers... Then the glued on construction paper eyes and a hat... And added cotton balls for Santa's beard and one for the tip of the hat too... Here are a few more Santa crafts...

By | December 19th, 2010|Categories: Christmas, Holiday Ideas|Tags: , , |2 Comments