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Painted Feathers- Art Project For Kids Of All Ages

I love following @erinlightfeather on Instagram.  Her work is so colorful and pretty.  I thought it would be fun for my students to paint some feathers, inspired by her work.  It is always fun to get creative with our canvases.  With Thanksgiving approaching, it would be beautiful to paint super large […]

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Kid’s Drip ART at Figment

We had fun making some pour paintings in Figment art class.  I wanted to share with you what we used.  This is a fun art activity to do with kids.  It is a fun STEAM project where they are learning about gravity and movement… and color mixing. I was inspired […]

Halloween STEAM Kids Ebook-Sure to WOW!

Would you like to add some spook to your STEAM?  Check out STEAM Kids Halloween E-Book!  50+ pages of spooky fun STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art & Math) activities that will wow the boredom right out of your kids! Inside you’ll find entertaining and educational projects like: – Fizzing Pumpkins […]

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Teaching Kids Color Value Using Coffee Paint

We have a friend who used to teach with the Montessori method.  I remember going over to her house a long time ago and she had these amazing antique hand coffee grinders. My boys fell in love with them and just sat there and ground up coffee beans forever.  I […]