Casey Keyser \\ Third Grade’s Instagram photo: “Holy amazing Dot day project! 🔵 #Repost @artwithmrs.e ・・・ A few close ups of our collaborative #dotday display. Each one of my Franklin…”
155 Likes, 7 Comments - Casey Keyser \\ Third Grade (@fairwindsteaching) on Instagram: “Holy amazing Dot day project! 🔵 #Repost @artwithmrs.e ・・・ A few close ups of our collaborative…”
Dot Day Sculptures
Thanks to the alignment of our calendar and curriculum map this year, we're celebrating DOT DAY at the end of our "Colors All Around" unit. We've learned about primary colors, secondary colors and shades, and have been identifying shapes and types of lines. Searching for a dimensional art project that would be a great summary to the unit AND a link to Peter H. Reynold's beloved book, I stumbled across this video from Cassie Stephens, a wonderful art teacher: ... and EUREKA! Give the pieces…
What Can You Make With A... DOT?
Have you ever read "The Dot" to your students? It's a great story that basically teaches kids that even when you think you can't do something....you can do it! In the story, a little girl named Vashti feels frustrated in art class because she thinks she can't draw. Her teacher encourages her to make a mark on the paper and this begins her journey into discovering that you can make beautiful art with just DOTS. We spent the week comparing and contrasting The Dot with it's companion piece Ish…
Back to School Math Activities
Back to School Math Dot Game- A fun logic game which lets students to review math basics while getting to know each other. One of 13 back to school math activities for the beginning of the school year!
Do-a-Dot Spring Flower Craft for Kids
As the last of winter disappears and signs of the new season begin to pop up all around us, the kids and I get excited for all things spring like kites, flowers, rainbows, butterflies, and so much more. We love our bingo daubers and we couldn't wait to pull them out for this easy and beautiful Do-a-Dot Spring Flower Craft for Kids! *Pair with our Spring Centers and Activities for Pre-K & Kindergarten! Do-a-Dot Spring Flower Craft If you haven't used dot markers before, you're in for a treat…
ThinkinEd on Instagram: “A powerful experience in the Witness/Echo room at Beyond Words exhibit. Clockwise from top left: designing a template of repeating circles;…”
78 Likes, 6 Comments - ThinkinEd (@thinkinedspotlight) on Instagram: “A powerful experience in the Witness/Echo room at Beyond Words exhibit. Clockwise from top left:…”
The Dot Lesson Plans: Fun classroom activities
The Dot Lesson Plans are HERE! This fantastic book is perfect for elementary classrooms. Math and literacy center ideas, art, craft, snack, reading, writing and more! Make International Dot Day fun with these activities and lesson plans.
Thumbprint Dandelion - Kid Craft w/free printable
Blow and make a wish! Today's Thumbprint Dandelion kid craft idea w/free printable template is super easy to make within minutes and it’s relatively
Dot Day Activity Booklet
A quick, easy to print booklet of art activities and station ideas to go along with Peter H. Reynolds' The Dot.