Little Artist Free To Create Whatever

Lots of material, glue, and no instructions.  What will you do?  You are on your own and you can only use the material on this table to create.  Maybe overwhelming at first.  But give it some time and find that there is no stopping. That’s an Artists Heart!  I wish I could live in this…

Preschool Math and Letters Made Fun!

Today for Preschool Kaylee learned about the letter E and what sounds it makes.  We also are practicing our counting up to five.  For fun I’ve been wanting to do a turkey craft with her since it is almost Thanksgiving.  Just seems like a fun traditional activity that Preschool kids get to  do.   I think…

Materials That Encourage Children To Be Creative

Children need to be creative without an adult telling them how they should do it.   Children come up with pretty amazing things when they are allowed to explore and discover a variety of material. Not every lesson needs a follow direction craft or art project.   I’m not saying there is anything wrong with this.  We just need to make sure that creative kids express…

Why do children need art?

  Art is smart in education. It should not be left out of curriculums. Art encourages children to be curious and to use their imagination. There is risk taking and problem solving that an artist must journey through.   Children learn to focus while designing. This is where problem solving takes place in a natural…