Thursday, April 15, 2010

Spectacular Suns!

Day 3 of the week - The theme this week is Colorful Spring! Then letters of the week are r, V, v.
Project - Spectacular Suns- Sometimes you think that a project will turn out better than it actually does. This is one of those projects - oh well - the kids had fun painting the suns with forks! I guess if they enjoy the process of the project than that is all that matters!!! :) I found this project in the June/July 2009 issue of The Mailbox. Directions: Trace several circular lids in different sizes on white card stock. Use orange and yellow crayons to color the tracings. Then dip a fork in yellow paint and drag the back of the prongs outward over each sun to make rays. Sprinkle glitter over the wet paint.
Materials Needed - card stock, yellow and orange crayons, yellow paint, plastic fork, glitter, circular lids

Learning Activities
Today's Activities:
Numbers - subtracting writing numbers, counting
Letters - writing Lowercase v
Writing - journal writing

7 comments:

  1. Hi Kyrstin! Found you on Follow Up Friday. I love all your arts and crafts idea! I have a 4yr old who lovesss art projects. I got some great ideas from you. Enjoyed reading your blog and became your newest follower.

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  3. I love all your ideas! I have an almost one year old -- do you ever feature activities for the younger set? (I'm a new follower via Follow Friday!)

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  4. I am not very creative with my kids when it comes to crafts and projects so I am thrilled to have found your blog (FF!)!

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    Have a great day!

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  5. I found your blog through Friday Follow. What a great craft idea! I'm looking forward to seeing more!

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  6. Happy FF! Just stopping by to say hello!

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  7. It sure dose look like they had fun. My kids would love to do this one. Thanks for the idea.

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