Geometry Fun through the arts! I have a geometry unit coming up for my 5th graders. I think I will use this idea but include some parameters for my kids. For example, I could require the shapes in the center to be twice the size of the same shapes on the outside - as if looking through a magnifying glass - just to add some more math!
Cursive Name Bugs
Third graders will be starting to hone their cursive writing technique next week in art class. The kids are always so excited about learning to write cursive. Last year I tried a cursive writing pr...
Watercolor leaf paintings on book pages, hung using branches, sticks, and yarn.
Cool/Warm art project - I made these with my grade 4/5 students last year. We did not use a photocopy but the rulers width or compass. The nicest and most difficult ones were the students who made lines that intercepted or more than one circle pattern on a page. They looked Fab when done!