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    Homemade Stickers

    Homemade Stickers (Art/Math) Use the following recipe to make homemade stickers. 4 tbsp. vinegar 2 packages gelatin 1/2 tbsp. peppermint extract (or orange or other extract) Boil the vinegar, add gelatin and stir until dissolved. Add the extract flavoring and pour into a bowl. Let it cool to lukewarm; brush a small amount to the back of any paper. Use magazine ...
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    Pictures of a New World

    Pictures of a New World
    Art is a wonderful way to make students from other countries ā€“ including adopted children ā€“ feel at home Mothers and their daughters To care for another person is a basic human need. Such acts of caring may range from a simple gesture of kindness bestowed upon a stranger, to the lifelong commitment of raising a child. Three teachers in my ...
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    Meet the Artist

    *This interdisciplinary lesson is a great way to introduce art history and have your students step into their favorite artist's shoes Artists learn from those who have come before them. What ever our interests, we are well served to take note of those who, through their unique contributions and achievements, broaden the boundaries of what can be done. Art History is ...
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    Toys of Creativity

    h4. The Toys We Play With! Iā€™m sure that all teachers and parents are aware of Mattel Toys recalling MANY of their products due to lead paint and tiny pieces. It emphasizes how little attention adults often give to the selection of toys! It also points out the lack of concern large companies have for safety of their consumers! This made ...
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    Gumball Drawing

    Art and Computers- Grades 2-5 This is a simple lesson on using the circle tool in MS Paint. h4. Time Appoximately 15-30 minutes depending on the extent of detailing in the drawing. Students will use MS Paint to create a gumball machine. Instruct students to draw a gumball machine and fill it with colorful gumballs. They must use the circle tool ...
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    Andy Warhol

    Art-Grades 3-6 Secondary Subjects - Computers / Internet Objectives: The students will be able to... - Create images that resemble the manner of Andy Warhol. - Learn about the expressive qualities of color. - Apply their knowledge of watercolors. - Understand the visual arts in relation to history and cultures. History: Andy Warhol Aesthetics: personal, thoughtful artistic choices will be made ...
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    Expression

    This may be adapted for students of any age. h4. Objective: Students express the sounds of music through art. h4. Procedures: (Students may do this in any selected medium; crayons, markers, watercolor. ) Depending on the period of art being studied, choose music that was created during the same time period. If choosing Monet as a springboard, use Tchaikovsky, for example. ...
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    Kid Pix Habitat Slide Show

    Primary Subject - Science Secondary Subjects - Art, Computers and Internet Grade Level - 1-2 Objectives: The child will create pictures that represent various climates and the animals that inhabit that climate. The child exhibits creativity in the individual expressions of the various pictures. The child will show mastery of Kid Pix tools. The child will save his work on a ...
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    Monet's Waterlilies

    Primary Subject - Art Grade Level - K-6 Number of Students: 20 Discipline Area: Art Production and Art History Concept/Goal: To learn about Monet and experience his work. Activity: Students will use watercolor paint and torn paper to make their own water lilies painting. Tools; Special Equipment; Supplies: watercolors, water, paper, glue, and paintbrushes Lesson Design: This is a two part ...
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    CHICKEN FEET

    Primary Subject - Science Secondary Subjects - Grade Level - fifth grade HUMAN BODY UNIT While teaching the human body (skeletal system) I purchase chicken feet from the local Mexican market and GIVE my students hands on experience as to how Ligaments actually work. First, after purchasing the feet, I soak them in a bucket of part bleach, part water, to ...
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