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kindergarten plans--ideas

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The Dunhams (dunham1)
Thu, 20 Aug 1998 08:54:40 -0400


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Sure, I do a letter of the alphabet with each letter kindergaten studies =
and
>an art project related to it. a--art things we use...trace around them =
and
>make picture(have also made alligators and cut up styrofoam trays for =
the
>scales)
>b. bubbles...we make washable soap bubbles, blow them and print them =
on
>paper...
>c. clowns..tempera paint circus tent, Also paint clown, cut out and =
place
>on background picture
>d.Degas and Dancers...showed pictures and had kids draw own pictures of
>people dancing
>e. elephant engraving...take styrofoam plate and used skewers to carve
>elephants in it and then printed them on paper
>f. funny fish...painted with designs and then went over in markers for
>details after book discussion' also do finger fish
>g. garden gates...drew garden picture. on other paper painted white =
fence,
>cut it out and glued it on
>h. hands//pictures you can make with your hands by tracing =
them...turkey,
>many others
>i. imaginary insects...painted and then markered detail, or crayon and =
then
>resist painted;Have also done indians
>j. jewelry. strung beads and painted them for necklaces, also visual =
jokes
>k. kites..made them and used thread for flying (they work) Tails of =
crepe
>paper
>l. loveable lambs,, paint background, use cotton balls, make details =
in
>black marker, or cut grass if you want them to practice snipping
>m. mommy and me pictures on a playground with mom swinging child. use =
yarn
>for swing
>n. nice numbers...make up a simple color by the number page and have =
them
>follow directions to color the in the correct placs.
>o. octapus..two hands upside down thumbs tucked inside fingers toward =
the
>belly make a great 8 legged octapus make waves with crayons, use =
watercolor
>paint to cover page
>p. pictures/ show them art pictures, have them discuss what they like.
>have them watercolor paint a picture they like best
>q. We did queen of hearts posters and went for a parade like Alice in
>wonderland. used posters and drew big queens and then made diamonds =
for
>numbers we were. used yarn to hang around our necks. Kids loved the
>parade.
>r. rough...we do rubbings of rough things...we go on a walk to find =
things
>that feel rough and of course we take our paper and crayon along to rub =
over
>them and see what we get.
>s. We took tree branches and painted them like snakes and put squiggle =
eyes
>on them and a red felt tongue. very popular
>t. trucks..we learned how to draw them using rectangles, and =
circles..then
>we put them in traffic
>u. underground uglies. One of my favorites...we make underground =
tunnels
>on paper and then paint around the tunnels black or brown, then we put
>snipped grass at the top. In the tunnels we draw with crayons all sort =
of
>underground uglies that might live there.
>v. Vegetable people. tomatoes, beans, carrots etc. put together in =
their
>choice for people
>w. wet watermelons; Draw a half open watermelon with green outside, =
white
>rind and then red painted inside...then talk about numbers and groups =
of
>numbers and group seeds inside.
>x. We do x-rays of things we think of. after real ones and books are
>shown..white cut out paper on black paper.
>y. yellow yoyo.s We design yellow yoyos and paint them how we would =
like
>using yellow and shades and tints
>z. We do an open zoo of animals they draw with talking about the =
correct
>background for various animals..
>( well this was done from memory so I hope it helps as my plans are =
still at
>school)
>Laura Dunham, Fort Lauderdale

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Sure, I do a letter of the alphabet with each letter kindergaten = studies=20 and
>an art project related to it.  a--art things we = use...trace=20 around them and
>make picture(have also made alligators and cut up = styrofoam trays for the
>scales)
>b.  bubbles...we make = washable soap bubbles, blow them and print them=20 on
>paper...
>c.  clowns..tempera paint circus tent, = Also paint=20 clown, cut out and place
>on background picture
>d.Degas and = Dancers...showed pictures and had kids draw own pictures = of
>people=20 dancing
>e.  elephant engraving...take styrofoam plate and = used=20 skewers to carve
>elephants in it and then printed them on=20 paper
>f.  funny fish...painted with designs and then went = over in=20 markers for
>details after book discussion' also do finger=20 fish
>g.  garden gates...drew garden picture. on other paper = painted=20 white fence,
>cut it out and glued it on
>h.  = hands//pictures=20 you can make with your hands by tracing them...turkey,
>many=20 others
>i.  imaginary insects...painted and then markered = detail, or=20 crayon and then
>resist painted;Have also done = indians
>j. =20 jewelry.  strung beads and painted them for necklaces, also visual=20 jokes
>k.  kites..made them and used thread for flying (they = work)=20 Tails of crepe
>paper
>l.  loveable lambs,, paint = background,=20 use cotton balls, make details in
>black marker, or cut grass if = you want=20 them to practice snipping
>m.  mommy and me pictures on a = playground=20 with mom swinging child.  use yarn
>for swing
>n.  = nice=20 numbers...make up a simple color by the number page and have = them
>follow=20 directions to color the in the correct placs.
>o.  = octapus..two hands=20 upside down thumbs tucked inside fingers toward the
>belly make a = great 8=20 legged octapus  make waves with crayons, use = watercolor
>paint to=20 cover page
>p.  pictures/ show them art pictures, have them = discuss=20 what they like.
>have them watercolor paint a picture they like=20 best
>q.  We did queen of hearts posters and went for a = parade like=20 Alice in
>wonderland.  used posters and drew big queens and = then made=20 diamonds for
>numbers we were.  used yarn to hang around our=20 necks.  Kids loved the
>parade.
>r.  rough...we do = rubbings of rough things...we go on a walk to find things
>that = feel rough=20 and of course we take our paper and crayon along to rub over
>them = and see=20 what we get.
>s.  We took tree branches and painted them like = snakes=20 and put squiggle eyes
>on them and a red felt tongue.  very=20 popular
>t.  trucks..we learned how to draw them using = rectangles,=20 and circles..then
>we put them in traffic
>u.  = underground=20 uglies.  One of my favorites...we make underground = tunnels
>on paper=20 and then paint around the tunnels black or brown, then we = put
>snipped=20 grass at the top.  In the tunnels we draw with crayons all sort=20 of
>underground uglies that might live there.
>v.  = Vegetable=20 people.  tomatoes, beans, carrots etc.  put together in=20 their
>choice for people
>w.  wet watermelons;  = Draw a=20 half open watermelon with green outside, white
>rind and then red = painted=20 inside...then talk about numbers and groups of
>numbers and group = seeds=20 inside.
>x.  We do x-rays of things we think of. after real = ones and=20 books are
>shown..white cut out paper on black paper.
>y. = yellow=20 yoyo.s  We design yellow yoyos and paint them how we would=20 like
>using yellow and shades and tints
>z.  We do an = open zoo=20 of animals they draw with talking about the correct
>background = for=20 various animals..
>( well this was done from memory so I hope it = helps as=20 my plans are still at
>school)
>Laura Dunham, Fort=20 Lauderdale
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