Kids' Rangoli Art from india
Looking for an multicultural art project to celebrate Diwali? Try this easy and stunning rangoli art from India with chalk and colored sand!
2nd Grade Henna Hands
Wow. Absolutely outstanding work from a second grade boy! This is an absolutely new lesson that I wrote specifically for this school year. My school is incredibly diverse (students from over 30 countries). We are celebrating that diversity this year with a Multi-Cultural Day next week. I decided that my part in that would be writing lessons inspired by various cultures around the world. This one is about India! It was incredible when I first introduced this project. My Indian students were…
16 Diwali Crafts for Kids - Hobbycraft Blog
Celebrate the festival of light with the children this Diwali by getting them involved in some super fun crafting activities! From clay to colouring, there’s something to satisfy whatever creative medium they prefer with these Diwali-themed crafts!
Diwali is celebrated by Hindus in India and all around the world in October or November. It is the Hindu New Year and is either a 3-day or 5-day holiday depending on where you come from. The Festival of Lights Diwali will next be celebrated on 4th November 2021. It is a very exciting and colourful holiday. Homes are cleaned to welcome the New Year and windows are opened so that the Hindu goddess of wealth, Lakshmi, can enter. It is believed that she cannot enter a house which is not lit up…
Diwali rangoli patterns - NurtureStore
The Hindu festival of Diwali is being celebrated next week (5th November 2010) and I always think observing celebrations from other counties and cultures is such a fun and accessible way for children to learn more about the world. A tradition you can try at home for Diwali is making rangoli patterns. This […]