What will you be when you grow up? What will you look like? What type of job will you have? Where will you be living? These questions were presented to the students as a prompt to begin these futuristic self-portraits. Can you guess who they are?
The Ladybugs have been learning about animals in Art and are currently working on large-scale puppet sculptures, featuring an enormous head made out of papier-mâché! Here are some photos of the group working with the papier-mâché.
The Starlings have been studying Art from Ancient Egypt. Recently we looked at artwork that depicted everyday life in Ancient Egypt. One artwork we spent a lot of time looking at was a stone relief carving of a kitchen. The Starlings drew inspiration from this piece and created a collage of a their own kitchens and something that they enjoying doing in there...eating a snack, helping a family member cook dinner, cleaning up after a meal, etc.
The Puffins are learning about animals and their habitats. We spent a few days learning about the shapes and colors of animals and how animals help humans with different tasks. The Puffins made paintings of their favorite animals.