1st Grade Already! wow!!! Time Flies!
Our 1st graders will be doing some really great things this year in art!
Some things we will be doing are:
*Reading the book mouse paint and being art scientists, creating lots of colors from the 3 primary colors! (red,yellow,blue)
*Learning about the artist Piet Mondrian, and how he created simplified artwork of vertical and horizontal lines, and used just the primary colors to color in the spaces.
*Learn about symmetry and create symmetrical Fall leaves with symmetrical bugs on them!
*Reading the fun book Elmer and learning about being different, and also learn about patchwork and patterns.
*Create ripped paper portraits.
*Read the book the Big Orange Splot, and creating our own unique homes.
*Create crazy Picasso portraits
*Learn about the Japanese holiday, Kids Day, and creating Japanese Flying fish, as they do on this holiday
*Creating rainmakers, and many other things!