2014-2015 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.
Kindergarten students made a crayon resist of insects in a garden.
The students made pictures of pets.
Laurel Burch (Domestic Animals)
The students learned about domestic animals and inspired by American painter Laurel Burch they created pictures about cats.
The students drew a self portraits using pencil, crayons and markers.
Vincent Van Gogh (Netherlands)
The students created a mixed media vase with flowers inspired by the post-impressionist Dutch painter Vincent Van Gogh.
Henry Moore (United Kingdom)
Inspired by English sculptor Henry Moore Kindergartens created abstract sculptures by pinching, pulling and poking clay. They also learned about glazing techniques.
Matt Sesow (Disability Awareness Month)
Kindergarten students are learning about different artists with disabilities. They made artwork (birds) inspired by local artist Matt Sesow.
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.
Henri Matisse (France)
students learned about the French artist Henri Matisse and his cut out
techniques. They created a collage by using geometric and organic
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 made paper weaving inspired by African Art.
Kindergarten students made elephant collages after reading the story Elmer and learning about India Arts and Culture.