Category Archives: Art

5 Fall-Themed Kids Crafts Made from Empty Paper Towel Rolls- Fall art projects

From babysittingjobs.com Posted on November 4, 2012 by admin | in Babysitting Jobs As the weather cools down and more time is spent inside with the kids, it’s nice to have some simple go-to fall craft ideas that recycle items … Continue reading

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Fall Silhouette- art for fall or Halloween

Submitted by Diane C. Have students draw a picture(s) on black paper.  Many students like to use white crayon.  Just make sure the crayon side isn’t showing when being glued to the colored background. Click here to like teachertime123 on … Continue reading

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5 Thanksgiving Placemats Kids Can Make- art project

From babysittingjobs.com Posted on September 19, 2012 by admin | in Babysitting Jobs Setting the table for Thanksgiving dinner requires a little more work than a normal family affair, and handmade placements help add the perfect mix of creativity and … Continue reading

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Empty Shells Earth- art project for Earth Day

From puttiprapancha.com 1. Cut out a circle for the Earth. 2. Paint the earth with blue paint and let dry. 3.  Glue empty nut shells (pistachio nuts are used in the picture, but you may want to try a less … Continue reading

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April Showers Bring May Flowers- Spring/Easter art project and bulletin board; hand print flower

Submitted by John T. Use washable paint on the child’s hand to create the hand print flower.Then have child paint stem and leaves. This can be drawn in pencil ahead of time for child to fill in if necessary. Don’t … Continue reading

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Mosaic Flower- Spring art project

Submitted by Krista H. Using pre-cut mosaic tiles or cut your own from paper or magazines, have students create a picture. Click here to like teachertime123 on facebook!    

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Spring Flowers- Spring art project using torn tissue paper

Submitted by Krista H. This is a “no scissors” project.  Have students tear tissue paper to make lovely spring flowers.  They will glue tissue paper to a sheet of colored construction paper. Click here to like teachertime123 on facebook!  

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Hand print Lion- art for elementary

Submitted by Tessa On a yellow piece of construction paper, have students trace a circle (about the size of the top of a bowl). Then add eyes, nose, mouth and whiskers. The kids made the mane of the lion by … Continue reading

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Red Hand Print Heart- Art project for Valentine’s Day, Mother’s Day, Father’s Day

Submitted by Jennifer K. Use red washable paint for  kids’ hand prints.  Kids should place hands as shown to create a heart shape.  Once dry,  cut out the heavy paper that kids left hand prints on. Write “Happy Valentine’s Day” … Continue reading

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Paper Bag Valentine Holders- Valentine animals on paper bag

From puttiprapancha.com- Check out this site for more pictures and ideas. What a cute idea to hold your students’  Valentine’s cards! http://www.puttiprapancha.com/2012/02/valentine-animals-on-bag.html   Click here to like teachertime123 on facebook!

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Magazine Tree of Hearts- Valentine’s Day art project, Valentine’s craft

This was found on a great blog. Check it out! puttiprapancha.blogspot.com From a magazine, find red and pink sections and cut into hearts of different sizes.  Look for a green section large enough to trace a hand print and part … Continue reading

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Snowman Glyph- pictorial form of data collection- math and art lesson, winter bulletin board, math bulletin board

Click here to like teachertime123 on facebook! Glyphs are a pictorial form of data collection. Use traditional projects and turn them into mathematical glyphs that allow students to organize and analyze data. Here is the key to our snowman glyphs: … Continue reading

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Yarn Hearts- Valentine’s Day art project

From cfabbridesigns.com Hearts made from rustic floral wire are wrapped with yarn and hung in the window for Valentine’s Day. To make these you will need: rustic floral wire (available in the floral section of any craft store – it’s … Continue reading

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Snowflake Person- winter art project for elementary

Click here to like teachertime123 on facebook! Submitted by Teri C. – After your students are taught how to make snowflakes, have them make 2- One larger for the bottom section, and a smaller one for the snowman’s head. – … Continue reading

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