We at Bluefireflies LOVE activities that use our hands and brains together. What a great, creative activity that uses NO electronics. It reinforces shapes, utilizes math, necessitates planning and organization, etc. -bluefireflies.org
Unit 5: Where We Are in Time and Place
Homes 26 February to 7th May 2012 Our 5th unit of inquiry is under the theme of Where We Are In Place And Time is titled ‘Homes’. We are investigating how and why people make their homes the way t…
Create Studio - Art Fun for Everyone
Today is World Habitat Day 10/1/12! This multi level Kleenex Box house was created by Troop 60066 as part of our what makes a House A Home Art Show benefiting the Ventura County Chapter of Habitat for Humanity. Good stuff.
Kids Get Arty - Exploring William Morris
If you haven't heard, Maggy over at Red Ted Art has started up the most fantastically inspiring project called 'Kids Get Arty'. I just knew we'd have to join in. Ruby loves anything creative and will spend a considerable length of time at a craft table, so it seemed the ideal time to start a slightly more structured approach, and introduce her to some of our well known artists. I say 'structured', but I don't mean a rigid lesson. There are some great hints and tips over at Red Ted which…