One of my absolute favorite parts about teaching is when I hear the audible "ah ha" moments. Usually they sound like this: "Ohhhhh.....", "oh my oh my oh my oh my", "Yeeekkkss...this is just SO much fun Mrs. Elder!", "Look what I made! Look, it's amazing (said to anyone who will listen)", "Art is just the BEST". These comments really warm my heart.
Here are some pictures from my awesome week painting (with first and third grades):