Art Appreciation

5 Fun Grandma Moses Folk Art Activities For Kids

I can't say the kids were one hundred percent ecstatic when I introduced the idea of studying a "Grandma Moses" this week. Perhaps it was the name, or maybe it was the seemingly simple skills that may appear at first glance to go into her landscapes.  Whatever the case, as we began to dig they… Continue reading 5 Fun Grandma Moses Folk Art Activities For Kids

Art Appreciation, homeschool

Georgia O’Keeffe Activities For Kids

I planned Georgia O'Keeffe activities this week solely due to our mornings being filled with activities revolving around mummies, pyramids, and dances along the Nile.  I wanted to stick to the idea of deserts, and it also allowed for a bonus opportunity to discuss the differences in varying deserts from the soft sands of the… Continue reading Georgia O’Keeffe Activities For Kids

STEM

Sea Life Day One: Ocean Levels Lesson Plan

I was so excited to set the scene for our week with a quick introductory overview lesson of the Ocean itself.  Maybe mostly because it involved their beloved water coloring.  Probably more so that they were going to be using the quality watercolor paper that mom uses. Objectives: Locate and differentiate between the 5 levels… Continue reading Sea Life Day One: Ocean Levels Lesson Plan