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Kindergarten Shape Owls

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So I found this on Pinterest and thought they were super cute. I thought it would make a great early lesson for my kinders and discussing shapes and colors. I’ll post their finished pieces as soon as we’re done!

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Putting the shapes out to pasture

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Did you like that? Shapes… Out to pasture? Ha! Sorry, it’s hard to come up with catchy titles ALL the time.

So kindergarten has been making these super cute cow paintings. Where did I see this idea? On Pinterest of course! Check out my super smart special almost first graders and their cows!

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“Hoo” Loves Fall Art?

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Finally got around to taking pictures of another bulletin board I put up in the entry way of my school. The projects were both done with First graders and I thought they looked so nice together, I put them all on one board. It’s just a select few, but I just don’t have the time or space to put up all of their work. The first project was the Fall trees and we discussed warm and cool colors and the changing leaves. I have two versions of a tree that I use for Kindergarten and First grades. The first graders’ tree is much more intricate and difficult to cut out. It tests their cutting skills and these guys all did great.
The second project was the step-by-step owls and we discussed shapes before and during the drawing of the owls. The all look similar but they all have their own little personalities. I found different versions of this on Artsonia and at Art Projects for Kids! 🙂