DIY Paper Poppy Backdrop - The House That Lars Built
Have you ever heard of a Decoration Day? It’s now known as Memorial Day here in America and celebrated at the end of this month. But today we are hearkening back to another previous holiday, Remembrance Day, now known as Veterans Day. Though it’s celebrated in November, we thought it would also make for a […]
Free Anzac Day Printables - Tinyme Blog
Celebrate Anzac Day with meaningful and educational activities using our free Anzac Day Printables. Great craft activity for kids to learn about Anzac Day.
Walk in my sneakers empathy activity for Google Classroom Distance Learning
Students will listen to given scenarios and answer the empathy/perspective taking questions given, attempting to put themselves in someone else's shoes. Great for students who are struggling to make and keep friends. This activity takes about 30 minutes to complete with a small or large group. The goal is for students to practice having empathy and perspective taking skills. Includes: Activity description including instructions/walkthrough of activity, objectives, materials, and ASCA…
After Jee Young’s hype (which is totally legit) about reading and writing workshop conferences, I thought I would share a literacy activity. This is an activity I normally do near the beginni…
Poppy Art for Remembrance Day
It's been a very busy 6 weeks, 2 "artist in residencies" down, just started my third as well as presenting at the Early Childhood Conference on Friday. I think I need 36 hr days! I never get tired of creating Poppies for Remembrance Day. I love how coffee filters make amazing petals. The speckled background is quite nice as well. MATERIALS REQUIRED: - coffee filters - disk tempera paint (red, white, black) - white card stock - black coloured paper - white crayon - glue - black ink or black…
"You Never Know Someone Until You Walk in His/Her Shoes"-An Empathy Lesson - English, Oh My!
English, Oh My!: "You Never Know Someone Until You Walk in His/Her Shoes"-An Empathy Lesson
Beautiful Peace Craft: So Easy and Inspirational!
Teach kids about peace in the classroom and create this FREE dove peace foldable writing craft for Remembrance Day, Veteran's Day, MLK Day, International Peace Day. #peaceactivities #peaceart #dovecraft #peacecraft #teacherfreebies
Easy-Peasy Visual Arts Lessons
Visual Arts is definitely not my forte, but I do however enjoy it. I know some teachers hate glue and supplies and anything that can make a little me…
How to make Paper Poppies
So here is a paper poppy based on an earlier project ..... Paper Sunflowers. I think they make very nice Poppies for Remembrance Day and the centers are made from....you guessed it ...Poppy seeds. Materials Required: newspaper red/green paint paintbrush scissors glue thin cardboard twigs black felt wax paper poppy seeds Paint your newspaper red. I prefer to use the classified section when I'm using newspaper as there are fewer pictures but use whatever you like. Let dry. While you have your…