We adore making Bookmarks and EAT fun to make and give. So many different designs for all seasons - with more to come (check back regularly! From Bunny Bookmarks for Easter, to Minion Bookmarks for Minion fans. I adore the Monster version too.
How to make tiny pom poms with a fork. Wrap yarn around fork until fat, then cut. Take a small piece of yarn and tie entire bunch together so that the knot fits through the prongs of the fork. Take off of fork and cut all the loops.
They will create their own Op Artwork by using markers, rulers, and geometric shapes. They will also learn about color contrast, and will choose colors that are either high or low contrast. (I might do take a chance to teach about complimentary colors)
Q-Tips. Pointillism, grade, Dots upon dots, circles upon circles, maybe do color families . I like the idea of breaking this into sections for each child to complete and then putting the whole thing back together (LS)