Every year I have my first graders do a project involving value. They paint a circle with white paint, and then they add a little bit of blue, then a lot, and then finally black all in a circle. We add black bats to our sky and it always looks great. Perfect for Halloween. This year, […]
Before vacation, several large panels of wood were constructed between the elementary wing and main school building. They are there to block off the latest construction project at our school – a new patio and play structure. They are white and just screaming for someone to paint all over them. I knew I wanted to create a mural with my students, but I didn’t know how to introduce the concept.
We needed to do a collaborative project.