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Make Your Moon Sand Paperblog Pick in Schooling

Make Your Own Moon Sand

My daughter LOVES playing with sand. I thought she would enjoy playing with moon sand. We have never bought the ones in store but I could imagine that it was stickier, thus better... Read more

Letters littles:July 2011 Paperblog Pick in Schooling

Letters to littles:July 2011

Inspired by Sausagemama and Zoie at TouchstoneZ, I am writing a monthly letter to my children. If you would like to join in or read others' letters, check out the linky here.Dear... Read more


  • Rescuing Hug


    Just spotted this on Tralalere. A very touching story, so I really wanted to share:This picture is from an article called the “RESCUING HUG”The article details... Read more

    The 14 July 2011 by   Smilinglikesunshine
  • Fish Tessellation

    Fish Tessellation

    A tessellation is a collection of shapes that fill a paper with no overlaps and no gaps. I like the combination of math and artistic skills they require, and... Read more

    The 17 July 2011 by   Kathybarbro
  • Importance Of Environmental Awareness To School-Aged Kids

    Importance Environmental Awareness School-Aged Kids

    The environment is constantly in the news and it is also becoming a hot topic in schools throughout the world. The environmental awareness of children is... Read more

    The 05 July 2011 by   2ndgreenrevolution
  • Montessori Toys

    Montessori Toys

    I love browsing the Etsy shops, so many beautiful handmade things on there. Here are a few of the Montessori toys that caught my eye. Read more

    The 06 July 2011 by   Smilinglikesunshine
  • PDF Comic Book Guide and Templates

    Comic Book Guide Templates

    I was recently gathering information about homemade comic books and found some good advice online, but certainly not all in one place. Sites either had just ver... Read more

    The 26 July 2011 by   Kathybarbro
  • Eco-Friendly Toys

    Eco-Friendly Toys

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    The 21 July 2011 by   Jean Campbell
  • Paper Mache House

    Paper Mache House

    I was inspired by artist Maize Hutton to make paper mache houses that could actually double as storage for toys, etc. All you need is some cardboard, mache and... Read more

    The 12 July 2011 by   Kathybarbro
  • How to Draw a Floppy Ear Bunny

    Draw Floppy Bunny

    This was very popular with my drawing class students a few weeks ago. 1. Students first folded and creased their paper in half in both directions to make guide... Read more

    The 01 July 2011 by   Kathybarbro
  • Tinted Self-Portrait

    Tinted Self-Portrait

    Pablo Picasso's Blue Period, in which he painted only blue paintings of sad subject matter, is a good example of how an artist used color to reflect his... Read more

    The 17 July 2011 by   Kathybarbro
  • Art Journal Fireworks Drawing

    Journal Fireworks Drawing

    This is an exercise in radial drawing, but it makes a nice fireworks image when you fill up the page. It would look great on black paper too. You can use... Read more

    The 02 July 2011 by   Kathybarbro