Optical Illusion art
I like to put some of our artwork on the ceiling to add a little color - other really special ones go up in the hallway for others to see.
Two of our four windows are covered with snow...
I decided we needed a little sunshine (since we aren't seeing any in real life), so my kids are starting a sunflower art project. Outline is made of Elmer's Glue, then we'll chalk them next week. My example is below.
We also did a unit on Poetry from the Holocaust Museum of Houston. It is based around a book of poetry and artwork made by children who were prisoners of the Terezin Concentration Camp. Each of my students were assigned a poem and had to create a butterfly to represent their author based on the content of the poem. Here are some examples of the butterflies created:
We are working on the Water Cycle now and will be transitioning into Weather soon. Here's our bulletin board we made together:
Our P.E. and Health Dept. had Mr. Caz, "the world's strongest man" come visit to speak to our kids. He was wonderful!! He rolled a frying pan up (see below)...his message was "believe, achieve, succeed" and "I can and I will". It was nice to have him speak.