Kids Art Projects - Watercolor Circle Art. The results are always eye catching no matter how kids chose to paint it!
Shape mobile - patterns and shape each student create a string of patterned shapes to add to a group mobile hanging above their table group.
Mondrian Art Lesson ~ Highlights shapes and colors as well as a great master! Great to do during a 2D Geometry unit
monochromatic painting for kids
monochromatic overlapping shapes...
Geometry Fun through the arts! I have a geometry unit coming up for my 5th graders. I think I will use this idea but include some parameters for my kids. For example, I could require the shapes in the center to be twice the size of the same shapes on the outside - as if looking through a magnifying glass - just to add some more math!
Geometry project. Real Life Challenge. Find pictures or take photos where you see examples of polygons, angles and types of lines. Have each student explain what he/she see in their pictures. (Picture only)
"Life in First Grade" Blog. Endless ideas for centers, writing ideas, and learning activities for the early primary student.