Kindergarden Canvas

“Educating the mind without educating the heart is no education at all.” ― Aristotle

Art

on October 30, 2012

We have finished art work in the style of Andy Warhol. I made a display on the bulletin board in front of our classroom.

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This week we are studying Piet Mondrian. We are recreating his classic Composition ll in Red, Blue, and Yellow.

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I explained that the work we are reproducing is full of horizontal and vertical lines. I told the class that a vertical line goes up and down, just like a mountain. If you make a V with your fingers the flip it you have a mountain shape. The colours are painted in blocks of rectangles and squares. At a later date I’ll be teaching a lesson on primary colours and will refer back to this piece of art. Below are a few photos of my lesson on the Smartboard.

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