Tag Archives: Art

Plaster of Paris Handprints

This activity has nothing to do with literacy, but it’s one of those things every mom should have. I made them with my kindergarten students, my own kids, and my friends’ kids. The picture above was taken at my friend’s house. I love the way she displayed her girls’ handprints. Here’s a close-up of the

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Art in the Home and School

Several weeks ago I was participating in an online course, offered at Mariah’s Playful Learning Site.  It was a wonderful e-course, which really inspired me bring the playful learning we do at home up to the next level.  During one of the weeks, we turned our attention to the art areas of our homes (and

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