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Monet’s Lilies

Claude Monet was a French painter and founder of impressionist painting, he is famous for his paintings of nature as he perceived it – especially his art portraying water lilies.

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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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Paper Making

For this lesson, the children learned about Paper and Paper Making. We learned a brief history of paper, how it is made and then we were able to make some recycled paper.

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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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