We read the story "Splat the Cat" and the students created their own drawing of Splat. They sketched their cat in pencil, painted with tempera paint, and used construction paper and pipecleaners to add the face and whiskers. Love "Splat the Cat"
colored pencil/ shading/ teaching value lesson--Medium blue construction paper background. darker blue for the shadow side and white for the lit side. Students choose colors for accessories and add snowflakes in the sky.