We are studying space/Astronomy for science this year and have been working on our lapbooks. I decided to add another art project to mix it up a bit and well this one turned into a very fun but very messy project.
JEM started learning to really draw well at 4 and 5 when we started “Drawing with Children” by Mona Brooks. We started using the book as suggested in “The Well Trained Mind” and have had great success because it has helped her and I to learn the five elements of shape which gave us a way to see the shapes in a photo or graphic even still life that we were drawing. [Read more...]