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Lesson Plans

Re: brushes

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Deb Mortl (dmortl)
Tue, 21 Sep 1999 07:48:01 CDT

That was one of my BIG pet peeves in high school! I finally added a brush
fee to the course fee and gave the brushes to the students. Suddenly the
brushes (that they own) were always in perfect condition! I don't think you
can do that in elementary schools, but it sure works at the high school

>Hi Everyone,
>I am getting so tired of brushes miss handled, not cleaned, etc. by the
>kids that I am thinking of doing a class on the making and the history of
>the brush for grades 3-5. Does anyone know of any resources for this or
>have you done anything simular for elementary grades? I'm hoping that if
>they know more about brushes they might have more respect and a lighter
>hand when using one. I have decided to use sumi brushes this year as well.

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