May is just around the corner so here are some nice art ideas for Summer. Click on the picture for the link.
The Marrog is a fantastic poem by R.C. Scriven that we have been looking at over the last few days. Here are some activities that we used and some that I plan to use with the Marrog as inspiration. Rhyming words The children can write a list of all the rhyming words in the poem. […]
Two weeks until the Easter holidays! I can’t believe how quickly this year is going! So here are some Art ideas for Easter. I’ve split them into 3 categories; easter eggs, easter bonnets/baskets and bunnies/chicks! If you have any other ideas – email me or comment below! Easter Eggs Easter Bonnets/Baskets […]
St. Patricks Day is just over a week away so here are some art ideas based on St. Patrick and celebrating ‘Irishness’. Shamrocks Rainbows and Pots of Gold Leprechauns
Valentines Day is just around the corner so here are some ideas to use for a thematic day/week based around St. Valentine and love.
Here are some ideas for Spring Art – covering trees, flowers, weather, landscape and animals.
So today is the last official day of the Christmas holidays. The thoughts of returning to school on Monday fill me with fear – while I love my job, I also love the holidays and alarm clocks, making lunches, commuting and working are not very appealing at the moment. So instead of planning/changing timetables I […]
Its beginning to look a lot like….. Christmas! Ah one of the maddest times of the year – so here are some nice art lessons/ideas that you might like. I usually try to get 2 pieces of Christmas Art completed.
Winter is here so I’m putting together some winter art ideas that are separate to Christmas. I’ve spent the last few hours looking online for inspiration and here are some of my favourites. The Snowflake is really effective and makes a lovely display in your classroom. They cover the Construction strand and children can work […]
I know it’s a bit early but this will give you a chance to get the materials you require. Spooky Silhouettes Art teacher in LA Mythical creatures (made from clay/ could be a drawing lesson too!) Monster Attack The children chose an image from newspaper/magazine (mainly vehicles but any images could be used). They […]