Monthly Archives: April 2011

Norse Watercolor Painting

A few fourth grade wet-on-wet watercolor paintings to share (these ideas came from Live Ed’s fourth grade curriculum): Mom’s Viking Longship. This painting was a real challenge for me! 4th grader’s Viking Longship. This painting was a challenge for her … Continue reading

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Man and Animal – Block 1

We began this block with a talk about how the human body is formed. In short, we have three major parts: head, trunk, and limbs. The basis for this discussion, and our first week of Man and Animal was the … Continue reading

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Man and Animal – Block 2

I have some more artwork to share: Our second Man and Animal block focused on the three parts of ourselves… the thinking (eagle) self, the feeling (lion) self, and the willing (cow/bull) self. We spent the first week learning about … Continue reading

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