Tag Archives: Art

Grade 1 Hand Art


I’m pretty excited to be teaching art again this year. I haven’t taught it for a number of years, and it’s a subject I really enjoy. I love coming up with an idea and seeing what the students can do with it! Our first project was based on the Back-to-School Hand Art I did with the Grade 8 students about ... Read More »

Crumple Art – a Quick and Easy Art Lesson

Crumple Art

All the kids that I teach LOVE to doodle. They doodle all over their workbooks, their desks, and even themselves!  I also loved doodling in school, and I found it easier to focus while doodling. That’s why this Crumple Art lesson is so versatile!  It’s an activity that can either be for one easy, pre-planned lesson, or it could be ... Read More »

Back to School Art


This year will be my first year teaching art (and first year EVER in Grade 8).  I thought it might be fun to share some of the projects we do in our art class.  This one was an idea of a co-worker – she wants everyone in the school to do their hand and we can put them up in ... Read More »