Fingerprint Peace Dove for MLK Day
This fingerprint peace dove created by Ms. La Tocha's kindergarten class for their school's auction is absolutely darling and would make a lovely project idea for Martin Luther King Jr. Day. What we...
Peace Activities: Celebrating Remembrance Day in Canada
Looking for the perfect way to celebrate and teach about peace in your classroom? You will love these ideas and peace activities for Remembrance Day and Veteran's Day. Grab a few poetry writing activities with FREE templates and a poppy art lesson.
What Does Peace Feel Like Through the Eyes of Your Child - Intellidance®
With November upon us, everyone is thinking about Remembrance Day and those who have given their lives so we may have our freedom. Often, I’ve found it difficult to explain Remembrance Day to the young students I’ve taught. For them, they haven’t seen the daily effects that wars have on families, homes, and countries. They […]
"P is for Poppy" Project
Every year I come up with a new Poppy project for Remembrance Day. This is the 2012 version. The poppies can be made in three ways, using white streamers, paper towels, or coffee filters. MATERIALS REQUIRED: - wc paper or heavy sketch/drawing paper - scraps of newspaper and/or book pages cut into squares and rectangles - disk tempera paint - eye dropper - stapler - white streamers, paper towels, and/or coffee filters - little square or rectangle of corrugated cardboard - text printed from…