Shape monsters---can incorporate shapes, vertices and adjectives all in one. Have the kids create their shape monster then describe it using math vocabulary and afjectives
Creative Compass Artwork for Kids | Fiskars
Try this fun kids’ art project this summer. Transform a basic compass into a painting tool to make cool, creative paintings. Teachers, this would also make a great craft project for school!
Kids Homeschool Art Lesson: Piet Mondrian
This homeschool art lesson teaches you about Dutch modern abstract artist Piet Mondrian and includes a simple kids art activity that's perfect for all ages!
Washi Tape Heart Suncatchers
A heart craft with a WOW factor! This Washi Tape Heart Suncatcher craft is simple to make and looks amazing. A great Mother's Day or Valentine's Day craft for kids.
reggie laurent "shapely" abstractions
Reggie Laurent is a modern art painter who lives in the Atlanta, Georgia area. He often works on black canvas, painting his organic shapes and squiggles first in white and then covering them in colored acrylic. My fifth graders have viewed the work of Reggie Laurent, and while they would LOVE to emulate his stule of acrylic-on-canvas, it just isn't in our budget! SOOOO, we did the next best thing: cut paper on black. Students used paper from the scrap box and glued it onto a sheet of 12x18…
Well, all right, the shapes may not have been collaborative, but putting them together was. As kindergarteners finished their contour shapes, they matched them up with their classmates' shapes on the drying racks. Students, using my favorite Stayonal crayons, drew a small shape in the center of their board. We were using 6" X 6" squares. They measured one finger width from their first shape and drew another shaped around the first one. They continued doing this, pressing very hard with their…
Seeing Dots - Stimulating Learning
Activities around dots and circles, enjoyed to celebrate International Dot Day in the Early Years classroom - from Rachel
Color theory inspired by Paul Klee
Exercises on warm and cool colours, complementary colours or primary and secodary colours inspired by Paul Klee’s works of art. Here we used watercolors on book’s pages, used as a grid of perpendic…
Sara Eberhart on Instagram: “Almost springtime means BUGS! A quick lesson on positive negative shapes for grade 2. 🐞🐝🐜🐛”
206 Likes, 11 Comments - Sara Eberhart (@paintbrushesarethirsty) on Instagram: “Almost springtime means BUGS! A quick lesson on positive negative shapes for grade 2. 🐞🐝🐜🐛”