do on small plates for dot day Collaborative HAND ART project. Could be done with a classroom of students. Or make it a family project and have children collect one hand print design from each family member, then put them together for a family tree.

Poetry Ideas Galore

Putting Pizzazz into Poetic Devices! {Win This New Unit}

*Teaching Maddeness*: Putting Pizzazz into Poetic Devices! {Win This New Unit}: this pin was because this whole book is about a boy writing poetry in his class so I thought a poetry writing activity would be fitting.

Tekenen en zo: Kijk nou: Delfts blauw!

You need: white paper plates without plastic coating feltpens, fineliners of markers in different colours blue examples from Delfts blue de.


Everyone gets a square with a quarter circle, this is the end result- could be a good ice breaker beginning of year activity. Each student decorates the square and includes their name. Nice way to decorate the bulletin boards in the beginning of the year!