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Lesson Plans

Re: Room arrangement:fountains

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Thu, 15 Jul 1999 11:25:55 -0500

The fountain sounds great! Some other things to soothe savage beasts would be
music, lighting, decor of room( some over decorated rooms actually hype kids
up) and I've read viewing fish in tanks could lowers one's blood pressure.

wipeout wrote:

> After seeing a segment on a home decorating show, I was seriously thinking
> about constructing a small fountain for my art room to sooth the savage
> beasts =)... They said that all you need is a pump from a fish tank with a
> short piece of pipe to give the water some height in a waterproof
> container. You arrange around it any rocks, shells, plant clippings,
> candles, and small statues that you want -- I'd like to try metal. You can
> change the sound of the water by the pump setting and the setup of the
> rocks or whatever you use. It would have to be "hands off" in the
> classroom though, or stuck together with some kind of epoxy.
> >> Feng Shui!
> >It's a delightful idea. Why not; a bubbling brook, a recycling waterfall,
> >north light and white noise, a restful rock garden ....