Winter Bird Art Lesson: Lois Ehlert’s book, Snowballs, is yet another inspiring book for elementary school art lessons. Instead of the featured snowmen, I gravitated towards the wonderful birds in birch trees.
Snowman activities: Artsonia Art Museum : Artwork by Zachary This is called "Wind-blown snowman." Students could make one of their own with a mini sponge square. On the back, have students write a windy winter story.
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Talvinen maisema --- Another great idea for teaching value using shades and tints. The original poster of this project, art teacher Jessica Young, gives a great explanation of the steps and tips she used with her fourth-grade students.