Second grade classes recently finished making beautiful, patterned, mosaic hearts! Here they are, hard at work:
Third grade has started creating painted collages. We looked at Eric Carle's work in Rooster's Off To See The World for inspiration. The classes imagined what might have happened if rooster (or any other creature) had planned better, saved up some money and booked some hotels in advance. Where might he go?
They started by preparing the papers with textured intermediate colors:
Next, they cut and collaged:
In recognition of the Chinese New Year, fourth grade has been working on puppets: