How to Integrate Art History Into Your Art Curriculum – FREE Webinar

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Educators love to integrate subjects, don’t we? Math and science make a great pair as do literature and history. Have you ever thought about ways to integrate art history into your art curriculum? Not only is it possible, there is a free webinar available to get you started! Imagine the spark of interest that your […]

DIY Pioneer Journals

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Stop the presses! Is this the cutest thing or what? We’re not studying the pioneering days this year in our homeschool, but I sure am tempted to find a way to wriggle one of these journals in!Perfect for getting your kids glued to the subject material, this DIY Pioneer Journal incorporates crafts, creative writing, and […]

Amazing Fun For Boys

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I’m just going to go out on a limb here and say that I’ll bet a lot of girls would enjoy these amazingly fun ideas. At first I thought that maybe it involved experimenting on bird droppings or barf, but alas – neither of those is listed.So. Exactly what are we talking about here? We’re talking […]

Months of the Year Paper Plate Activity with FREE Printable

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Call me cooky, but I love anything with a paper fastener in it. When I see one, I automatically think “Oooh, crafts!” which usually means something with paper, scissors, and crayons. When it’s time to teach your child the months of the year, you’re definitely going to want to use this paper plate activity. The […]

Mixed Media Art with Fabric for Kids

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Throw something off-the-wall at your children when it’s time to create some art this week. Introduce them to the fun of mixed media art, specifically with fabric. It requires fabric scraps, but don’t worry about buying them if you don’t have any. Ask around! You’re almost certain to have a friend that can’t bring herself […]

Teaching Art to Children With Special Needs

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Children love to create art, but not every child is comfortable with every art medium. If you are teaching a child with special needs, it’s important to consider the environment and her specific likes and dislikes. It may require more thought on your part, but it is possible! Check out this podcast and its episode […]