The first two classes loved using paint on the large painting. These last two classes got the added benefit of teaching (reviewing in many cases) symmetry and collage. The last two classes took an extra day, but that worked extremely well because the days were all mixed up due to many unforeseen weather days and a foreseen school holiday.
All of the first graders learned about Paul Cezanne, compared and contrasted his artwork (portraits, landscapes and still lifes) and delved deeper in to analyzing his fruit still lifes.
What do you think?
Check out these highlights! All on his own!