Paper Plate Continents
While the globes in the previous post are a wonderful representation, using paper mache can be quite an undertaking. I came up with the ide...
Me on the Map
We are in the middle of our map unit. The kids have a really hard time remembering which is the city, state, country, etc. Here is a visual ...
An Apple a Day Linky Party- Classroom Decor
I am so excited to be hosting my *FIRST* linky party! Woot! So excited in fact, that I made it last ALL.SUMMER.LONG! LOL! Here's the L.D.- I am obsessed with learning about how other teachers
Thomas Elementary Art
Behold the magic of the elementary art classroom. This blog is intended as a venue for parents and students to check out what is going on in the art room at Thomas Elementary. Also, possibly more importantly, it is a place for other educators to find free art lesson plans and share ideas. Art, art education, art classroom, bottle cap, mural, elementary art blog, painting, ceramics, fun, awesome, interesting.
Ancient Egypt Shoebox Diorama Child's Naive Art | Etsy
This is a diorama of Ancient Egypt that I made for a school project in the late 1960s when I was doing a report on Egypt. The desert and largest pyramid are sandpaper, the sphinx is newspaper covered with clay, and the palm trees and two reclining camels are origami models learned from a Samuel
Virtual Museum of Canada (VMC)
Virtual Museum of Canada - Art ideas, lesson plans, even connection to Social studies & Aboriginal culture & heritage! Fantastic!
The Power of Google Maps in the Classroom - The Curriculum Choice
If you haven't yet discovered the impact Google Maps can have in your science and geography studies, now is the time. So many great ideas!