Imagine Explore Create
PREP Art work. Every Prep class has just had baby chicks hatch. It's very exciting! So I decided to tie into the art program. We first used blue and green crayon to shade the background. We used sponges and warm yellow to paint the bodies of the chicks. The goal here was to create the 'fluffy' effect by dabbing the paint. Once dry, the students added detail using black markers and orange crayon. I absolutely love them... great job Preps!
Spices Sensory Writing and Mark Making
There's no better time for exploring spices than Autumn! Last week we spent long time playing with spices - smelling, touching, tasting....amazing experience! First and definitely favorite activity - spices sensory writing. All you need is a tray and some spices from your kitchen cupboard. Although Mr Frog is quite confident in his writing now, he still needs to work on his handwriting. This kind of activity is perfect! We used our sandpaper-like letters as a template and focused on…