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Lesson Plans

RE: Eric Carle

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Sears, Ellen (
Thu, 2 Apr 1998 10:47:37 -0500

I have used the book 'Swimmy' with K-1's...
Watercolor washes (cool colors) with salt added for special effects
(brush off when dry)
Eraser stamps for the fish
Printed lace for the seaweed
Potato prints for the ocean bottom/rocks

> ----------
> From: Andrea C. Furer
> Sent: Thursday, April 2, 1998 1:39 AM
> To:
> Subject: Eric Carle
> Hi everybody,
> I am an early-childhood education major at Penn State
> University.
> For my final project in my ART ED class I have decided to focus on
> Eric
> Carle. More specifically I am planning on teaching a lesson on either
> the
> book "The Very Hungry Caterpillar" or "Little Cloud". The grade level
> that
> the lesson will be focused on is Kindergarten. Right now I am working
> on
> the different themes in the books such as metamorposis, and changing
> yourself sometimes but being happy with turning back to who you really
> are.
> Anyways, if anybody has any suggestions on the lesson, or ideas that
> they
> have used to teach about Eric Carle that would be great.
> Thanks for your help,
> Andrea