Illustration by Alex Cherry Florence And The Machine - The Bird Song

The artist always takes a song as his central inspiration. Little Bird Wall Mural by Alex Cherry, Eyes On Walls Inspo

MLK Day and Peace Themed Bulletin Board Idea -- such a cool idea for the whole school to do for MLK day. I can also see doing this for something music related during the first weeks of school outside my classroom.

"When you close your eyes and think of peace, what do you see?" A lovely activity the whole school can participate in. "when you close your eyes and think of being kind, what do you have in mind?

fine art by Patty Baker - original and commissioned paintings, contemporary acrylic paintings

inspiration for grade painting Painting--complementary colors. change as the sky changes.

MLK Day - Project inspired by Picasso's Peace Dove (tweak)

Peace Project inspired by Picasso's Peace Dove. An art contest is a great way to introduce the theme of a campaign - what does peace feel like to you?

The Tuesday 12: 12 Remarkable Remembrance Day Resources (November 11) - Teaching Rocks!

deepest thanks to veterans everywhere for all they've done for this country everyone calls Canada and the people who live here who know it best as home. Lest we forget.

I've Got Peace in my Fingers We are going to be singing this song with our learning buddies at our Remembrance Day Assembly.

Award Winning Childrens singer Susan Salidor performs her original hit Ive Got Peace in my fingers. Great song for school assemblies, International Peace Day Celebrations, National Days of Peace.

My First Grade students created these  Wonderfully Awesome   Poppies   inspired by Miss Georgia herself. The students first l...

PAINTED PAPER: Georgia O'Keeffe's Poppies - I did this lesson with my kindergarten students.

After six months held by the Nazis in a prisoner of war camp, Major Alexis Casdagli was handed a piece of canvas by a fellow inmate. Pinching red and blue thread from a disintegrating pullover belonging to an elderly Cretan general, Casdagli passed the long hours in captivity by painstakingly creating a sampler in cross-stitch. Around decorative swastikas and a banal inscription saying he completed his work in December 1941, the British officer stitched a border of irregular dots and dashes…

Nazis, needlework and my dad

Celebrate Learn Your Name In Morse Code Day

Celebrating Learn Your Name In Morse Code Day

Samuel Morse was an American artist and inventor best remembered for his invention of the single-wire telegraph system and the co-inventor of Morse code.