Reggio Inspired: Child Art

Reggio Inspired: Child Art

The final photos from my visit to Rosa Parks Preschool: This is a child painted embroidery hoop with a fine netting.  I love the multi-colored yarn that the children used to sew on the netting. A wonderful collaborative art piece made with bottle caps.  Love, love....
Leaf Sewing!

Leaf Sewing!

What you will need: Leaves, hole punch, child' plastic needles and yarn. This one of my favorite fall activities!  There are two ways to do this! Hole Punched Leaves Using a hole punch – make holes around the edge of the leaf. Or let the children make the holes....
Five Great Weaving Projects

Five Great Weaving Projects

I have found five weaving projects on other blogs that I have put on my 2012 to do list for my kindergartners. 1.  Branch Weaving From A Sense of Wonder This is such rocking idea! 2. Mesh Weaving From Let the Children Play I am in love with this piece.  This so...
Finger Knitting and Sewing Like Elves!

Finger Knitting and Sewing Like Elves!

One of the components of my “Elves and the Shoemaker” unit is teaching the children to finger knit and sew.   Finger knitting is always a favorite.  The boys love it as much as the girls.   Click here for a video on how to finger knit. Because a long piece...