Becky, you said: > > Kindergarten. Kids and I discussed the vegetables on the table, >(potatos, carrots, various squash, corn, apples) and I told them to choose >one and paint it. Easels set up, paint out. They've painted many times.> > Jesse's turn. He chooses corn, loads brush with yellow paint and >procedes to put the paint on the corn. He was "painting the corn!" - He's >one of those kids - sweet, but I don't think the penny dropped.
This reminded me of the time I set up a still life with fruit in a basket
and one of the kids said...."Teacher, can I eat the still life?"