TOILET PAPER ROLL CHRISTMAS CRAFTS
These Christmas toilet paper roll crafts are so easy and fun to make! Make a snowman, Santa, elf and reindeer toilet paper craft.
Christmas Tree Suncatchers
These Christmas Tree Suncatchers are so pretty. Easy to make with the free printable templates and layers of torn tissue paper. When the light shines through them they look amazing like stained glass!
How to Make a Nativity Silhouette - Art Project
Here is an amazing art project. I wish I could take credit for it but I can't. A former Grade 1 teacher at the school used to do this project with her kids every December. They always left me in awe as they are so striking. This year one of the Grade 2 teachers did a similar project only as a torn paper collage...again very effective due to the high contrast in the composition. MATERIALS REQUIRED: - paper - blue paint - white paint for color mixing - purple paint - black paint - black paper…
Christmas Silhouette Window Decorations - Lessons for Little Ones by Tina O'Block
I love decorating my classroom windows with the look of stained glass for the holidays and the black contrast ofContinue reading
3rd Grade Ornaments
Last week and this week, third grade was busy getting ready for their music program, so they needed to practice during specials. (which is fine, just gets us off schedule a bit :) Today we were able to get back on a regular schedule, and were able to start this neat little Christmas picture. I wish we had more time to spend on it, but they were able to complete quite a bit in a 45 min class. (I found this lesson on the Color Like You Mean It blog!) Materials Black Tru-Ray construction paper…
Friday Finds: Last Minute Gifts made by the Kids! - Happy Ella After
If you are anything like me, things have just gotten away from you this Christmas! I normally send cards out, bake treats and generally have…
Yarn Santa Ornament
Remember yesterday's yarn hat ornaments from Yarn Whimsies for the Holidays (affiliate link)? With just a few more steps, you can turn a white hat and a red hat into Santa! Yarn Santa Ornament Materials: cardboard tube scissors skin-tone paint yarn (red and white) craft glue googly eyes filament or thread How to Make It: Cut the cardboard tube into three rings, each approximately 3/4" tall. Set aside two rings. Paint one ring and the rest of the cardboard tube the color you want Santa's skin…