Monthly Archives: January 2011

Snowy Bird Tracks

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None of the snow has really panned out for us as forecasted but we can still pretend all the little birds are getting to have fun playing in it!

Snowy Bird Tracks

 by: J. Davis

Materials

-pipe cleaner

-black paint

-white construction paper

-scissors

Directions

1. Cut pipe cleaner in half and twist them together to create a bird foot shape.

2. Dip foot in paint and repeat all over paper to create tracks.

Paper Plate Penguin Craft

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Today is Penguin Awareness Day and we made a simple paper plate penguin!

Paper Plate Penguin Craft

by: J. Davis

Materials

-paper plate

-black and orange construction paper

-black marker

-scissors

-glue stick

Directions

1. Cut penguin wings out of black paper.  Cut 2 feet and a beak out of orange paper.

2.  Glue on to paper plate.

3. Draw on eyes with black marker.

Snowy Tree

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Create this snowy scene on a cold winter day.

Snowy Tree

by: J. Davis

Materials

-brown and white finger paint

-2 foam paintbrushes

-light blue construction paper

Directions

1. Paint arm and hand with brown paint.  Stamp onto paper to create a trunk and branches.  Allow to dry.

2. Paint snow on the tree and ground using white paint and the other foam brush.