2014-2015 School Year
Arts from Mexico
2013-2014 School Year
In their classrooms, kindergarten students travel to different countries each week. During art classes students learned about artists from these countries while learning art concepts and exploring different media for self-expression.
The students learned about the French artist Henri Matisse and his cut out techniques. They created a collage by using geometric and organic shapes.
Kindergarten students created paintings showing different types of lines, shapes and colors. The students looked and discussed artwork made by the Spanish artist Joan Miro.
Students made sculptures inspired by Henri Moore.
The students created sunflower pictures inspred by Vincent Van Gogh.
The students made paper weaving inspired by African Art.
Kindergarten students made elephant collages after reading the story Elmer and learning about India Arts and Culture.
The students learned about domestic animals and inspired by American painter Laurel Burch they created pictures about cats.