Carmel Mountain Preschool Blog

Creativity

Creation Station at Tinker Hollow

Creation Station What can you create with recycled material? Card board, corks, caps, pipe cleaners and more add some glue and see what you imagine and make an art masterpiece. This session we went back to the basics. Let’s explore tinkering and remember the rules and how to use the tools. What are the main [...]
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Paper Mache @ Tinker Hollow

To continue with our exploration of paper, we created Paper Mache Sculptures with paper and flour paste. This was another messy project. The sensory table had flour and water to play with. The children could weave with yarn, fabric on cardboard. They had some fun with boxes, first just hanging out in our box car [...]
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Bear Caves

This lesson we began with a fun book “We’re going on a Bear Hunt” by Michael Rosen and the children sat down to create their own bear caves.

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Boats at Tinker Hollow

For this lesson we were talking all about boats. Sail boats, speed boats, cruise ships and more. 

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Airplanes

To continue with our things that fly, we learned some things about airplanes.

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Artists and the mediums they choose

This week 4B, we talked about Artists and the different mediums they use to create art.

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The Invisible String Project

This project is based on a book ‘The Invisible String’ by Patrice Karst.

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Artist Study: Niki de Saint Phalle

In Art Studio we started an artist study of Niki de Saint Phalle.

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